Single-car accident kills Jackson man - - Jackson, MS

Single-car accident kills Jackson man

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A fatal accident is under investigation in the capital city.

Shortly before 7:30 Tuesday night, Jackson police responded to a crash at Ellis Avenue under the Interstate 20 bridge.

Officials said the driver of the car -- Donald Jordan, 64, of Jackson -- was traveling north on Ellis. Witnesses said Jordan was slumped over the steering wheel just before his car collided with one of the bridge supports.

An ambulance took Jordan to University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

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