JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - One person was killed and another injured in a Saturday morning crash in Jones County.
According to Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop J spokesperson Travis Luck, troopers responded to the crash around 11:42 a.m. at U.S. 84 and East View Drive.
Luck said the driver of a Hyundai passenger vehicle traveling south on East View Drive was crossing the westbound lanes of U.S. 84 at which the same time the driver of a Ford pickup truck was traveling west on U.S. 84 causing the pickup truck to collide into the driver’s side of the Hyundai.
The deceased victim was identified as Brad Magee, of Pascagoula.
Magee was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the pickup truck was taken to the South Central Regional Medical Center and treated for moderate injuries.
The crash is still under investigation.