JACKSON, Miss (WJTV)– Sunday morning around 3:20 AM, Jackson Police Officers responded to 128 Wooddell Dr. regarding an accident with injuries.
Upon arrival, it was learned that a silver Honda Accord traveling southbound on Wooddell Dr. left the roadway and struck a tree.
The vehicle then caught fire, and was engulfed in flames.
The unidentified driver of the vehicle was then transported to UMMC. He is listed in serious condition.
The unidentified passenger of the vehicle was pronounced deceased on scene.
The cause of the crash is under investigation by the Accident Investigations Division.
More information regarding identities will be released upon confirmation.
Stay with WJTV as we continue to follow this developing story.