Body found inside burning car on I-55 - - Jackson, MS


Body found inside burning car on I-55

Source: Courtney Compton Source: Courtney Compton
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WESSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

One person died in a fiery crash on I-55 southbound in Wesson.

Sheriff Jones of Copiah County says a total of 3 cars were involved in this accident.

One car ran off the road and into the woods and the driver was transported to the hospital with minor non-life threatening injuries.

A white Cadillac was struck by one of the vehicles but that driver only had minor injuries and minor damage to her vehicle.

The driver of a maroon vehicle that went up in flames has died.

Authorities believe he was the only person inside the car.

This all happened just before the Wesson exit in Copiah County.

Corporal Eric Henry of the Highway Patrol tells us MHP, Fire Rescue and the Sheriff's Dept are on the scene and this investigation is ongoing.

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