PEARL, MS (WLBT) – Fourth of July travel took a deadly turn Saturday in Rankin County.
Around 1:30 p.m. Pearl police were called to the scene of a fatal accident in the west bound lane of Interstate 20 near Pearson Road.
One unidentified person died at the scene.
A dark colored late model truck was involved in that accident.
Pearl police have not released any details.
Traffic was brought to a standstill and had to be rerouted while the wreck was cleared.
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