Authorities search for woman and two children after crashing into river: Tunica

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TUNICA COUNTY, Miss. (WREG) — Authorities in Tunica County are conducting a search after a car with a woman and two children inside crashed into a river.

According to the Tunica County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened at around 10 a.m. Sunday between the Fitz Casino and Tunica River Park.

Authorities said Symphony Wilson, 29, and a 5-year-old female and 2-year-old male were inside of a gray Chevy Suburban when it crashed.

Multiple agencies are currently on the scene conducting a search, including the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office Diving Unit and Search & Rescue Unit. The Tunica County Sheriff’s Office says additional search units are being notified to assist in the search.

Sheriff Hamp will be providing updates relating to the search efforts at 5:00 p.m.

Sheriff Hamp will be providing updates relating to the search efforts at 5:00 p.m.

Posted by Tunica County Sheriff's Office on Sunday, September 8, 2019

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