Coroner confirms victim of Madison Co. explosion has died

Multiple agencies responded to an explosion in Madison County Friday morning.
Multiple agencies responded to an explosion in Madison County Friday morning.(WLBT)
Published: Aug. 5, 2022 at 1:36 PM CDT
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MADISON CO., Miss. (WLBT) - A victim of last week’s explosion in Madison County has died.

Madison County Coroner Alex Breeland confirms that Luke Perry Walker had succumbed, days after he was injured in a blast that sent six people to the hospital.

Walker died on Thursday, according to a copy of his obituary provided to WLBT.

Breeland did not have additional details on the death.

He said he is planning to reach out to the victim’s family but had not done it at the time of this report.

This is a developing story.

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