Fatal Accident In Jackson County

A Gautier man is dead after a car-truck accident this morning. It happened on Gautier-Vancleave Road just before seven-thirty. According to the Jackson County sheriff's department, 35-year old Curtis Skoglund was killed when the car he was driving, crossed the center line and hit an oncoming dump truck head on.

The driver of the truck was not hurt. Police say neither alcohol nor speed was a factor in the accident.