Thursday, May 23 2013 5:38 PM EDT2013-05-23 21:38:18 GMT
The picture of a George County dog set on fire is disturbing. Authorities say the circumstances surrounding how fire consumed the dog are shocking. According to George County Sheriff Dean Howell, 20-year-oldMore >>
Socks, the dog reportedly burned this week by his owner, has died. That word comes from a George County Sheriff's deputy. Socks succumbed to injuries suffered after 20-year-old Brandon Pierce allegedly set his dog on fire Tuesday night. The suspect told deputies he torched the dog because he "wanted to help the dog go to heaven."More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 11:15 PM EDT2013-05-23 03:15:57 GMT
Part of the coast is being invaded this week by termites. Millions swarmed across Harrison County Wednesday night. Several WLOX viewers called our newsroom to tell us about it. One person called whileMore >>
Part of the coast is being invaded this week by termites. Millions swarmed across Harrison County Wednesday night.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 9:25 AM EDT2013-05-23 13:25:10 GMT
The search is on in north Picayune for two fugitive brothers wanted out of Tennessee. Jessy and Jeffrey Marchbanks were last seen leaving a mobile home on Pea Ridge Road in Picayune.More >>
Two fugitive brothers wanted out of Tennessee were captured around 6:30 Thursday morning according to Pearl River Sheriff's Department. According to Pearl River County Sheriff David Allison, Jessy and Jeffrey Marchbanks were caught at the corner of Ozona Richardson Road and Richardson Road just after sunrise. That's the same general area authorities had searched Wednesday and early Thursday morning.More >>
Monday, May 13 2013 12:24 PM EDT2013-05-13 16:24:04 GMT
MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come. According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, the drug raid is the result of severalMore >>
A weekend-long drug raid left 22 individuals behind bars, and more arrests to come.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 11:19 AM EDT2013-05-23 15:19:04 GMT
Don't panic. It's normal. That's what pest control specialists are saying about the swarms of termites spotted across south Mississippi. After receiving calls and posts from many of our WLOX viewers concernedMore >>
Don't panic. It's normal. That's what pest control specialists are saying about the swarms of termites spotted across south Mississippi.More >>
PHOENIX (CBS5) -
One person is dead and two others injured after a pickup truck slammed into a semitrailer on Interstate 17 at Jomax Road, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.
A 13-year-old boy was pronounced dead at the scene. An 11-year-old was stabilized at John C. Lincoln Hospital before being transported to Children's Phoenix Hospital, DPS said. Their father suffered critical injuries, according to officers. No names have been released.
Pictures from our news helicopter showed the pickup was totaled.
The family was traveling from Rock Springs when the driver of the pickup started drifting and struck the semitrailer that had stopped on the side of the road because of a flat tire, according to DPS spokesman Bart Graves.
There was also a tow truck behind them and the driver had to react quickly to avoid the accident, Graves said. The driver didn't suffer any injuries but was transported to the hospital as a precaution.
The semitrailer driver escaped injury.
The southbound lanes of I-17 were closed for three hours at Jomax Road. Southbound traffic was forced to exit the freeway at the Loop 303. Drivers traveling into Phoenix ended up taking Loop 303 to U.S. 60 eastbound.
Just before 6 p.m., the lanes reopened, the Arizona Department of Transportation said.
No other information is available at this time.
Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News for updates on this developing story.
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