Truck kills pedestrian on Veterans Boulevard - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Truck kills pedestrian on Veterans Boulevard

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are looking for the driver of a Toyota Tacoma pick-up, made between 2007 and 2009 that may have hit and killed a pedestrian on Veterans Boulevard in Hattiesburg Thursday night. Police got a call around 7:30 p.m., saying a white man was lying beside the road at the Pine Belt Family-Y.

Coronor Butch Benedict says identification on the body indicates the victim is 47-year-old Lawrence John Brun of Moss Point.

The pickup may have struck the victim as he was walking along the road.

Anybody with information is asked to get in touch with Crimestoppers or the Hattiesburg Police Department.

©2010 WDAM. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

 

 

  • Local NewsLOCALMore>>

  • RAW VIDEO: North Forrest v. Lumberton

    RAW VIDEO: North Forrest v. Lumberton

  • Lumberton outlasts North Forrest, 12-8

    Lumberton outlasts North Forrest, 12-8

    Saturday, August 19 2017 12:59 AM EDT2017-08-19 04:59:32 GMT
    Davion Edwards ran for 124 yards and a touchdown Friday night in Lumberton High School’s 12-8 victory over North Forrest High School in Eatonville. The junior scored ripped off a 41-yard run that set up his 9-yard touchdown run in the third quarter, as he scoried what turned out to be the game-winning points for the visiting Panthers. But Edwards’ biggest run was an 8-yard carry with less than 2 minutes left in the game and Lumberton facing a fourth-and-3 at the North Fo...More >>
    Davion Edwards ran for 124 yards and a touchdown Friday night in Lumberton High School’s 12-8 victory over North Forrest High School in Eatonville. The junior scored ripped off a 41-yard run that set up his 9-yard touchdown run in the third quarter, as he scoried what turned out to be the game-winning points for the visiting Panthers. But Edwards’ biggest run was an 8-yard carry with less than 2 minutes left in the game and Lumberton facing a fourth-and-3 at the North Fo...More >>
  • Jefferson Davis County wins first game in program history

    Jefferson Davis County wins first game in program history

Powered by Frankly