Suspected Overdose Kills Two People in Scott County


MORTON, Miss.–A suspected drug overdose killed two people in Scott County Thursday evening. The incident happened on Taylor Dr. in Morton.

Sheriff Mike Lee told WLBT no ID’s would be given out immediately.

The incident involved three people, two of whom died. The third was sent to the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Scott County deputies and Morton Police are trying to determine what the substance was that the people ingested.