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Pinola man killed when vehicle crashes into tree

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SIMPSON COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

State troopers are trying to determine why a Simpson county man's vehicle left the roadway and crashed into trees early Sunday morning.

The fatal accident happened around 1:30 a.m. on Highway 28 south of Mendenhall.

Corporal Odis Easterling has identified the victim as 20 year old Charvis Coleman of Pinola.

Investigators said Coleman's 1992 Toyota Camry was traveling east near the Strong River when he ran off the road and collided into some trees.

He was wearing his seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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