Purvis man killed in single vehicle accident

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Purvis man was killed Thursday evening at the intersection of Richburg Road and Steelman Road in Lamar County. The single-vehicle accident occurred around 5:40 p.m.

The victim, a 32-year-old from Purvis, was driving a pick-up truck that rolled over and hit a tree.  The Lamar County Sheriff Department will not release the victim's name until the next of kin is notified.

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