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Jones County car accident claims one life, injures another

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM)- A Jones County man was killed another injured in a one vehicle rollover accident in the Myrick Community.

The accident happened around 9:00 p.m. on Walt Culpepper Road. The driver of the Ford 150, 23 year old Robert Stallings, apparently lost control of the vehicle, it then flipped and landed in the bushes off the side of the road. Stallings or his passenger, 29 year old Jason Moss, were apparently not wearing their seat belts and were ejected from the vehicle. First responders performed CPR on Moss at the scene but to no avail. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Jones County Coroner Burl Hall. Stallings was transported by EMSEV to South Central Regional Medical Center. His injuries appeared to be non-life threatening.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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