Fatal crash in Pearl River County
The Alabama man who died following a fatal crash in Pearl River County has been identified as 71-year-old James Taylor Jr. of Moundville.
Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to the accident on Interstate 59 northbound near the 27 mile marker Thursday night around 7 p.m.
According to officials, Taylor was driving a Toyota pickup truck when he went off the right side of the road, overturned, and collided with trees.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. No other passengers or vehicles were involved in the crash.