Man who died in fiery interstate crash identified

Man who died in fiery interstate crash identified

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A man who died in a fiery 18-wheeler accident Wednesday has been identified.

According to the Forrest County Coroner, the driver of the 18-wheeler was Charlie Richard Graham Jr., 57, of Houston, Texas.

Workers spent Thursday morning cleaning up debris from the fatal two-vehicle accident that also injured two others.

A crew spent several hours removing hundreds of pieces of plastic pipe from a wooded area along Interstate 59.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol continues to investigate the crash.