UPDATE: Chickasaw County accident leaves one dead

By NEMS Daily Journal

An accident between an 18-wheeler and another vehicle has left one person dead in Chickasaw County.

The accident took place at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Highway 8 and Highway 47, according to the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

The name of the person who died is not being released until family can be notified.

The accident is under investigation.

More as it becomes available.