Motorcyclist killed after hitting guard rail - - Jackson, MS

Motorcyclist killed after hitting guard rail

A motorcyclist was killed after hitting a guard rail near downtown Jackson.

It happened around 3:30 Saturday afternoon at the High Street on ramp to I-55 south bound.

When WLBT arrived on scene a black and red motorcycle was in a grassy area off the on ramp.

Jackson Police, Jackson Fire and AMR officials responded to the fatal wreck.

"He lost control of his motorcycle , hit the guard rail. He was transported to UMC, but I'm told he died," said JPD Officer Colendula Green.

She says the victim is 33-year-old Wade Wilson of Greenwood.

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