DESOTO COUNTY, MS (WMC) - One person is dead and three others are injured following a four-vehicle crash in Mississippi, according to DeSoto County Sheriff's Department.
The crash happened on Highway 61 near Star Landing Road around 2:15 p.m., near the Lake Cormorant area.
Three cars and an 18-wheeler were involved in the crash. Witnesses said the 18-wheeler crashed into one of the cars, causing a chain reaction.
Sheriff Bill Rasco said deputies reported four people being ejected out of their vehicles.
Highway 61 was closed for more than an hour as crews investigated the crash.