One dead in George County tractor accident

GEORGE COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Emergency responders are on the scene of a fatal accident on Highway 63 in George County The accident happened about 2:30 pm, four miles south of Lucedale, near Sally Parker Road.

A spokesperson for the sheriff's department confirmed a passenger vehicle collided with a tractor in the southbound lanes. The tractor driver, 57-year-old Charles E. Bond of Lucedale, was declared dead on the scene.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol confirmed another person was airlifted to a hospital with moderate injuries.

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