Man killed in Lamar County crash identified

Man killed in Lamar County crash identified
The crash happened around 4:20 p.m. Thursday when a Nissan Altima hit a gas truck that was turning left onto the highway from Foster Road. (Source: wwbt/nbc12)

LAMAR COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - The person killed in the two-vehicle crash in Lamar County Wednesday evening has been identified.

Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop J spokesman Sgt. Travis Luck confirmed that 22-year-old Jason Stephens, of Seminary, was identified as the person that died in the crash.

The crash happened around 4:20 p.m., according to Luck, when a Nissan Altima hit a gas truck that was turning left onto the highway from Foster Road.

The crash is still under investigation.

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