A Rankin County man is dead after a three car accident Saturday evening.
At 4:02 p.m., the driver of a white Honda Civic, 64-year-old Vaidyanatha HaranIyer was traveling northbound on Highway 25.
According to witnesses, Iyer failed to yield at the red light and collided with a brown Toyota 4Runner and a white Chevrolet Cobalt that were turning west onto holly bush road.
The occupants of those vehicles were treated at the scene for minor injuries.
Haran-Iyer was transported to UMC where he was pronounced dead. The accident is under investigation.
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