LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- One person is dead after a two car accident on Highway 82 in Lowndes County.
It was just after 6:30 on Saturday night when a call came in notifying law enforcement of the accident near the Golden Triangle Airport exit.
Lowndes County corner Greg Merchant said Antaves Rotalren Petty, 16, died as a result of the crash.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, a Jeep rear-ended a Dodge Charger.
The lone driver of the Jeep and four people inside the Charger were all taken to Baptist Memorial Hospital- Golden Triangle.
The west bound lanes were closed while troopers investigated the accident.
All of the injured in the crash have been treated and released from the hospital.
Petty was a student at New Hope High School.
That investigation continues.