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Hattiesburg Teen Dies in Crash

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Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating an accident that killed a Hattiesburg teen.

It happened around 9 yesterday morning.

Authorities say 17-year-old Quintus Thomson was heading north on I-59 near the Jones and Jasper Co. line when he left the road, went into the median, and hit a bridge piling.

He was thrown out of the car.

Troopers say he wasn't wearing a seatbelt and died on the scene.

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