SCOOBA – Three East Mississippi Community College football players were involved in a car accident near Meridian on Wednesday and there was one fatality.

Television stations reported and Gulfport school administrators confirmed that Zae Crain, Jeremiah Braziel and Keon Moore were involved in the wreck near Meridian. Crain died on impact in information provided by Gulfport school administrators.

Crain, Moore and Braziel played football on the Mississippi Gulf Coast and were on their way home for the Fourth of July holiday.

For more on this story, see Friday's Starkville Daily News.

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