1 dead after accident in Hinds County

HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash near Terry.

It happened on Highway 51 in Hinds County.

The Hinds County Sheriff’s Department confirmed that a 24-year-old Terry man died.

Sheriff Victor Mason said neighbors heard the crash in the early morning hours, but it was reported around 1:20 p.m.

“It appears that a black Infinity was traveling north on Hwy 51 near Sawmill Road. and lost control,” Mason said. “The vehicle left the roadway and traveled several hundred feet before crashing into trees.”

Authorities have not released the victim’s name yet.


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