Lincoln Co, MS – Kenneth Dupre Killed in Double Accident on I-55

Lincoln Co, MS – Kenneth Dupre Killed in Double Accident on I-55

Lincoln Co, MS (May 16, 2021) – A man died on Sunday, May 16th after he was struck by an oncoming vehicle.

The crash occurred at about 12:30 a.m. on Interstate 55 in Lincoln County. 

The victim, who has since been identified as 64-year-old Kenneth Dupre, a native of Magnolia, initially crashed his car into the median in a single-vehicle accident. Dupre was then struck by a Cadillac Escalade driven by a man from New Orleans, LA.

Dupre sustained fatal injuries during the impact and was pronounced dead at the scene.  

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim, Mr. Kenneth Dupre, at this time.

Fatal Car Accidents in Lincoln County

5.16 Lincoln Co, MS - Kenneth Dupre Killed in Double Accident on I-55

Traffic accidents are the main cause of both fatalities and severe injuries in the state of Mississippi, which has the highest rate of fatal car accidents in the United States. Close to one-third of all vehicular fatalities in Mississippi are caused by drivers under the influence, and just over 15% are caused by drivers who are speeding.  

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