Tremont man dies from injuries

Accident StockBy Adam Armour

Itawamba Times

A Tremont man has died from injuries that he suffered in an accident Tuesday morning.

According to Itawamba County Sheriff Chris Dickinson, Stoney Pettigo Jr. lost control of his vehicle at the intersection of Oakland School and Patton Flat roads at around 7:15 a.m. Tuesday.

Both Pettigo and his wife, Karen, were airlifted to the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo for treatment of their injuries. Both remained in critical condition until Tuesday afternoon, when Pettigo died from his injuries.

Karen Pettigo remains hospitalized.