Deadly accident on I-10

Deadly accident on I-10
The crash is still under investigation. (Photo source: WLOX)

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - One person died this morning in a head on collision on I-10 in Jackson County. B.J. Siebert with the Mississippi Highway Patrol said the accident happened at the 75 mile marker about a mile from the Alabama state line.

Officials have identified the deceased as 20-year-old Flavio Hernandez-Rodriguez of Biloxi.

Siebert said a pickup traveling east crossed the median and collided head on with an SUV in the westbound lane.

One driver was killed in the accident the other was taken by helicopter to U.S.A Medical Center in Mobile. The accident remains under investigation.

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