Fatal Jackson County Accident

Authorities say a Lucedale man was killed when his pickup truck rolled off the highway and struck a tree in Jackson County. The accident happened about 3 p.m. yesterday at the intersection of Mississippi highways 614 and 63 in Wade.

According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, 49-year-old James Myer, was traveling southbound on Mississippi 63 when he apparently lost control of his 1988 Nissan.

Myer was alone in the vehicle.