Natchez Trace suicide attempt - - Jackson, MS

Natchez Trace suicide attempt

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RIDGELAND, Miss. (WLBT) - A man is hospitalized after a suicide attempt on the Natchez Trace.

Natchez Park Rangers and Ridgeland Police responded to the Choctaw Agency Rest Stop just before 5:00 Monday evening.

Park rangers said the black male suffered from a self inflicted gunshot wound to the chest.

He was discovered lying in the drivers seat of his red Chevy truck by 2 people who stopped at the park.

His name and condition are not known.

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