Terry, MS – Fatal Accident Involving Dump Truck on I-55Mississippi Legal News
Terry, MS (September 9, 2019) – Early this morning, police responded to the scene of a fatal accident involving a dump truck that took place on I-55.
Police have said that a man was killed when he struck the back of a dump truck. The victim has since been identified by authorities as 38-year-old Tyrone Ward II.
The crash took place around 12:50 a.m. this morning in the northbound lanes of the highway. Police claim that, for reasons that are not yet known, Ward ran into the back of the dump truck and immediately caught on fire. The driver of the vehicle was killed at the scene of the accident.
The Byram Police Department has been working on their investigation into the accident.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in Mississippi
In Mississippi, 23 out of every 100,000 people lose their lives in fatal accidents in and around Mississippi. Losing a loved one might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever experienced, especially when you and your family have been left to pick up the emotional and financial aftermath of an accident. You might need the dedicated help of a wrongful death attorney in Mississippi who can stand by your side.
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