JEFFERSON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — One man died in an accident involving an 18-wheeler Wednesday afternoon.
Mississippi Highway Patrol said 30-year-old Robert Nix died on the scene.
MHP tells us Nix was driving a Honda from Fayette on Highway 553 around 2:20 p.m. and was crossing the U.S. 61 intersection when an 18-wheeler hit his car on the driver side. The 18 wheeler was empty with a flatbed trailer.
The 18-wheeler driver did not report any injuries.
MHP said the accident is still under investigation.