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Man crashes his vehicle on I-55, dies after being hit by oncoming car

6 or 7 injured in I-55 crash
6 or 7 injured in I-55 crash
Updated: May. 16, 2021 at 9:48 AM CDT
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LINCOLN COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - A man was killed early Sunday morning after being hit by an oncoming vehicle.

It happened around 12:30 a.m. on I-55 in Lincoln County. A man, Kenneth Dupre, 64, was in the roadway after crashing his car in the median.

The Magnolia native was then hit by a Cadillac Escalade driven by a man from New Orleans.

Dupre received fatal injuries from the collision and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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