Victim identified in Perry County head-on collision

Victim identified in Perry County head-on collision

PERRY COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The person killed in a head-on collision in Perry County on Friday has been identified.

According to Perry County Coroner Heather Meeler, the victim has been identified as 53-year-old Doris Masters.

The accident occurred around 9:15 a.m. Friday when one fully loaded log truck struck a vehicle on Highway 29.

MOBILE USERS: Click here for photos from the accident. 

According to MHP trooper Zachary Summers, Masters died on the scene.

The log truck driver was transported to a local hospital.

Perry County Fire and Rescue as well as the Perry County Sheriff's Department responded to the scene with MHP.