Semi-truck struck tree on Highway 98

Semi-truck struck tree on Highway 98

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The driver who died in a fatal car accident in Perry county has been identified.

Fifty-seven year old William Tingle of Augusta was traveling on Highway 98 east in an 18-wheel truck just inside Perry County.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol Saturday night said Tingle left the roadway and struck a tree.