Terrible Halloween Trailer Accident in Chunky MS

Mother and her 2 daughters killed on Halloween Night

October 31, 2016: Terrible Halloween tragedy strikes small town of Chunky in Neshoba County, Mississippi. There were 3 people killed, and 7 others taken to the hospital in critical condition. Authorities identified those killed as a 33 year old mother and her 2 young daughters. The condition of the other people injured are unknown at this time.

Terrible Halloween Trailer Accident in Chunky MS

What started out as a festive Halloween night turns into small town tragedy. The accident occurred on Halloween night, as at least nine people were riding in a small utility trailer being pulled on US Highway 80. The small utility trailer was struck by a pickup, as both vehicles were traveling westbound on US Highway 80. It appears that the trailer was caring a Halloween group on a hayride and trick-or-treating. The driver of the Jeep and the driver of the flatbed F-150 pickup were not injured.

First Responders described the scene of the accident at horrific, with the children dressed in Halloween costumes and candy scattered across the scene. Highway Patrol reports that no charges have been filed at this time.

Watch the ABC News Report of  the Terrible Halloween Trailer Accident in Chunky MS <here>

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