Louisiana Man Killed In I-59 Car Accident

A Louisiana man died in a two car accident in Pearl River county Sunday morning.

According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, 79 year old Clarence McCraney of Covington was heading north on I-59 around 7:00am, when he was rear ended by another vehicle.

The accident happened near the Mississippi-Louisiana state line.

McCraney's truck flipped after being rear ended, and he died at the scene of the accident.

The driver of the other vehicle was taken to the Highland Hospital in Picayune with moderate  injuries.

The accident is still under investigation.