Teen killed in Hwy 57 accident

By WLOX Staff

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating an accident that killed a teen Friday night. It happened just before 10pm.

William Driebergen, 16, was driving a pick-up truck on Highway 57 in Jackson County. A Highway Patrol spokesman said just south of Bunker Hill Road, Driebergen's truck crossed into the northbound lane. It ran off the road, hit an embankment, rolled over, then collided with a tree.

The teen was alone in the vehicle. The accident is still under investigation.

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