1 dead, 5 injured in fatal accident in Webster Co.

VIDEO: 1 dead, 5 injured in fatal accident in Webster Co.

A fatal accident has occurred on Hwy. 520 in Webster Co.

Webster Co. Coroner William Holbrook has confirmed that one person has died and five others were injured in the crash.

One victim was pronounced dead on the scene, one victim was flown to Piedmont Columbus Regional and four other victims were transported to Piedmont Columbus Regional by ambulance.

Coroner Holbrook also says that the crash happened near Merritt's Pecan Store.

This is a developing story. Keep with News Leader 9 on-air and online for the latest updates.

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