The mother and sister of Alcorn State football player Tyler Smith were two of four people who died in a multi-vehicle wreck on a Mississippi road.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol and The Vicksburg Post, 43-year-old Kamille H. Smith and 16-year-old Kirstin A. Lucas were killed late Saturday night when a vehicle they were in was struck head-on along U.S. 61 late Saturday night. The driver and passenger of the other vehicle were killed in the wreck, MHP said.
Alcorn State, in a tweet, released a statement about the situation.
Smith, a junior defensive linebacker from Cleveland, Miss., recorded three tackles and a tackle for loss in the Braves 38-21 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday.