HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WHLT) — An early morning accident on Highway 98 and Highway 49 left one male dead.
Forrest County Coroner Butch Benedict identifies the 28-year-old male as Clyde Dempsey Moore of Hattiesburg.
“I pronounced it on scene at 7:06 a.m.,” said Benedict. “Moore was in the pick-up.”
“Upon arrival officers observed an accident involving an 18-wheeler truck and single cab pick-up truck,” said Hattiesburg Police Information Officer, Latosha Myers-Mitchell.
Myers adds the accident occurred at 6:33 Monday morning.
This is an ongoing investigation and if anyone has any information, contact the Hattiesburg Police Department at 601-545-4971.