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Collins man killed in car accident

COLLINS, MS (WDAM) - A Covington County man is dead after a one-car accident. Authorities say 44-year-old Charles Lee Shuemaker, Jr. of Collins was killed today when his 2005 Ford Mustang convertible left the road, flipped several times and hit a tree.

It happened about 8 a.m. on Highway 49 in Collins. 

Coroner Chris Daquila says Shuemaker was wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident is believed to have been weather related.

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