This Mississippi Legend Will Send Chills Down Your Spine

Urban legends are fascinating bits of history that often contain at least some kernel of truth. Here’s a legend that’s so horrifying that we hope it’s not true…but it’s certainly a popular story.

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What do you think about this legend?

Learn more about the history of Yazoo and this legend by watching this YouTube video posted by YazooCVB:

For more great urban legends in Mississippi, check out these 8 legends that will keep you up at night.