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Man ejected from vehicle; killed in Jones County accident

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says a 24-year-old Jones County man was killed in a one-vehicle accident when his car ran off eastbound U.S. 84 west of Laurel.

Patrol spokesman Brent Barfield said the accident occurred around 12:52 a.m. Sunday.

Barfield said Derreck Jones was ejected from his 2003 Mercedes when the car ran off the road and struck a tree.

Barfield said Jones was not wearing his seat belt.

 

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