EDINBURGH, Miss.--Two trucks and an 18-wheeler were involved in a crash Thursday that killed two men in Leake County. News Mississippi affiliate 98.3 The Groove reported that 59 year old Rufus Tubby and 52 year old Bobby Jayroe, both of Leake County, died when their trucks hit head on about noon on Hwy. 16, near Edinburgh.
The station reported that a pickup and SUV hit head-on. When the driver of the 18-wheeler saw what happened, he swerved and ended up in the ditch. He was not injured.
The crash is being investigated by the Miss. Highway Patrol.