Rankin County, MS- Priyankkumar M. Desai Killed in Dump Truck CrashMississippi Legal News
Rankin County, MS (May 1, 2020) – A collision involving a dump truck in Rankin County killed one individual dead and left several others with injuries.
The crash took place on April 28 between a dump truck and a passenger vehicle at the intersection of Muse Road and Highway 49. According to Mississippi Highway Patrol, a Honda CRV traveling north on Highway 49 collided with the dump truck that was traveling east on Muse Road.
An occupant of the CRV, Priyankkumar M. Desai, 29, lost their life in the collision. Two passengers in the vehicle were transported to UMMC with injuries. Their current conditions are unknown.
The driver of the dump truck sustained no injuries.
No further information is currently available.
An investigation into the circumstances of the collision will continue.
Car Accidents in Mississippi
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