One Mississippi Valley State University student is dead and two others are fighting for their lives after a single car crash near Belzoni.

Javonte Curtis and his two passengers, Delrick Henderson and Patrick Harbin Jr. were driving home Sunday morning from a game at Alcorn game when the accident happened.

Sources said, Curtis died from his injuries and Henderson and Harbin Jr. were airlifted to a hospital in Jackson, where they are listed in critical condition.

In a statement released by MVSU, it asks: "Please keep Jevonte's family and all those impacted in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time."

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