Wreck results in death
Jul 23, 2013 | 2752 views | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend | print
A traffic accident ended in tragedy Saturday night around 10:50 p.m. on U.S. Highway 61 just south of Merigold.

Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop D Public Affairs Officer Tony Dunn said a 1996 Dodge pickup driven by Ferral Collier Jr., 42, male, from Merigold was traveling north when his vehicle left the roadway to the center median and overturned several times.

Collier was ejected and the vehicle ended up turned upright in the southbound lane of traffic.

Collier was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident is still under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.