Man killed in Pearl River County car crash

Man killed in Pearl River County car crash
Moss Point Police Department dispatch has confirmed that police are currently at the scene working the accident. (Photo source: WLOX)

PEARL RIVER COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A man was pronounced dead after a single car accident in Pearl River County.

On April 19, Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated a fatal crash on I-59 around 7:30 p.m.

The victim was identified as a 71-year-old male from Moundville, AL. He was reportedly traveling north on I-59 in a 2003 Toyota Tundra. Officials say the Toyota went off of the right side of the road, overturned and collided with trees.

The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash, according to MHP.

There were no passengers or other vehicles involved in the crash.

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