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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Press Release: Investigation Continues Into ATV Fatality

Sheriff Jackson County MS

A Vancleave woman died Sunday (March 17) evening in an ATV accident. Sheriff Mike Ezell says 61-year old Sheryl Rachuba Leopard was a passenger on the ATV, driven by her son. The sheriff says they were riding trails on private property on Old River Road around 6pm when the vehicle hit a stump and flipped onto its passenger side. Leopard was pinned underneath the frame of the ATV and was pronounced deceased on the scene.

The accident remains under investigation by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Traffic Division.

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