Lamar County man killed on Oak Grove Road

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A 37-year-old soldier was killed Wednesday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with an SUV on Oak Grove Road. The accident happened just after 1:00 p.m. in a dangerous curve near Calvary Baptist Church.

The name of the victim has not been released, but we are told he was a soldier assigned to Camp Shelby and was living in Oak Grove. Witnesses say 3 motorcycles were following each other and that the lead cycle began to wobble and collided with an oncoming SUV.

Another cyclist was injured along with the driver of the vehicle.

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