One Of The Deadliest Accidents In U.S. History Happened Right Here In Mississippi
Over the years, Mississippi has seen its fair share of tragedy. From natural disasters to deadly accidents, the Magnolia State has experienced it all. One of the most horrific, yet lesser known, tragedies is the Chunky River Train Wreck. The accident claimed dozens of lives, making it one of the state’s deadliest. Read on to learn more about the frightening train wreck.
So, ever heard about this train wreck? Know of another deadly accident in the state’s past? Tell us in the comments section.
Want more Mississippi history? Read about another state disaster here.
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.