2 people hit and killed on I-10

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - GAUTIER, MS (WLOX) - Corporal Johnny Poulos with the Mississippi Highway Patrol has confirmed two people were stuck and killed, late Saturday night, on I-10 just west of the Gautier exit.

Poulos said two people were pushing a broken down car across two lanes of traffic on I-10 going west bound. Before they could get the car off the road, a vehicle stuck and killed the two people. A third car was also involved in the accident.

Poulos said the west bound lanes were shut down due to the accident.

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