YAZOO COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Mississippi Troopers are investigating a deadly crash.
It happened around Sunday around 11:32 p.m. on MS 433 west of US 49 in Yazoo County.
Corporal Eric Henry with the Mississippi Highway Patrol tells us the driver of a Chevrolet Lumina was headed west on MS 433 when he lost control and crossed into the eastbound lane. The vehicle then went off the road and hit a utility pole.
The driver, who’s been identified as Wilbert Demus, 56, of Bentonia died in the crash.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.