Kokomo man dead following Sunday car accident

COLUMBIA, MS (WDAM) - A Kokomo man is dead following a car accident Sunday afternoon.

43-year old Jimmy E Holmes was pronounced dead at the scene after his lae model, white Huyndai sedan hit a tree on Hunt Road.

According Marion County Chief Deputy Jeff Broom, the 9-11 call came in around 1 pm Sunday. Units were dispatched to Hunt Road and found the car in the ditch opposite the tree.

Holmes was heading southbound on Hunt Rd. and appeared to have been ejected from the vehicle after hitting the tree.