According to Leake County Coroner Earl Adams, 18-year-old Austin Morrow died Saturday night in a single vehicle accident.
Authorities say he lost control of his truck going around a curve on Highway 488 around 10:20 p.m.
Morrow was transported to Baptist Medical Center Leake in Carthage and died from his injuries at 11:15 p.m., according to Coroner Adams.
Leake Academy sports posted on social media that Morrow was also a football player at Leake Academy.
Coroner Adams says several other wrecks have happened on that curve.