Fatal accident leaves one dead, another injured

Fatal accident leaves one dead, another injured
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BAY SPRINGS, MS (WDAM) - *Our original report stated that the accident was a head-on collision. This has since been corrected. 

A Heidelberg man was killed this afternoon when his motorcycle collided with a car on Highway 528 near Bay Springs.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol said 36-year-old Alrekus Graves was hit by one vehicle, and was then struck by a second car which was trying to avoid the accident.

Graves was pronounced dead at the scene.

Another motorcyclist was also injured in the accident and was taken to the hospital. His condition is unknown.