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Jackson County Teen Killed In Car Accident

A Jackson County teen was killed in a car accident on Highway 63 in Moss Point on Wednesday.

The driver of the car, Dannon Ruth, 18, of Moss Point, died from the impact of the crash. The two passengers of the car were taken to Singing River Hospital. April Smith, 17, is in the intensive care unit in critical condition, and Stephanie Smith, 15, is in stable condition.

One of the passengers of the van, Mathew Byrd, 9, was also hurt. He's in stable condition. Three other people were taken to the hospital and treated and released.

The accident happened on Highway 63 just south of I-10. The accident is still under investigation.

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