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Three people killed in fiery crash in Copiah Co.

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COPIAH COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Three Lincoln County residents are dead after a fiery crash in Copiah County.

The accident happened on Old Red Star Road about 2:15 a.m. Saturday morning.

Coroner Ellis Stuart says five people were inside the pick-up that left the roadway, hit a tree and caught fire.

All were inside the cab of the truck. No names are being released at this time.

DNA and dental records may have to be used to identify the victims. Their bodies are in Jackson awaiting an autopsy.

No one was available for comment at the Copiah County Sheriff's Department.

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