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Jackson Police investigate fatal accident

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson Police were investigating a fatal accident Tuesday night.

It happened on the Interstate 20 Frontage Road shortly after eight PM.

WLBT has learned 65 year old Harry Burchfield was traveling east bound on the frontage road in a 2000 Park Avenue when he struck a female who was walking on the side of the road.

As Burchfield left his vehicle to check on the unidentified female he was struck by an unidentified motorist driving an 1967 Cutlass Oldsmobile.

Burchfield was taken to UMC with life threatening injuries.

The woman he struck was pronounced dead at the scene.

No arrests have been made.

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