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Toyota Avalon v Toyota Camry Fatal Accident

Madison County: Two die in fatal head-on collision

Posted: Feb 08, 2015 1:49 PM ESTUpdated: Feb 08, 2015 1:49 PM EST

MADISON COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Two are dead after a fatal head-on collision in Madison County Saturday night.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol said two motorists were killed in the accident shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday on MS 43, north of Canton.

According to Trooper Eric Henry, a Toyota Avalon hit a Toyota Camry head-on in the southbound lane.

Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene.

The victims are 20-year-old Jamesica Jackson of Canton, who was driving the Camry and 45 year-old Timothy Watkins of Clinton, who was behind the wheel of the Avalon.

Investigators are still working the scene, but Henry said alcohol and speed may be a factor with Watkins. SPECULATION at accident scene!

Neither victim was wearing a seat belt.

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(Source: MS Hwy. Patrol)(Source: MS Hwy. Patrol)