Fatal Head-on Collision in Jackson County

A head-on collision in Jackson County leaves one person dead. The victim has been identified as 20-year-old Flavio Hernandez-Rodriguez of Biloxi.
The accident happened at 6:15 this morning near the 75 mile marker on I-10. A pick-up truck was traveling eastbound, went through a cable barrier, and collided with an SUV traveling westbound. The other driver was flown to U.S.A. Medical Center in Mobile.
Cpl. Benjamin Seibert with the Mississippi Highway Patrol said, “There’s a number of factors that can cause a driver to go into the median, and we’ll be looking into all of that and the accident will remain under investigation. In addition to having out road troopers working the accident, we’ll also have our trooper reconstructions, which will be looking into everything.”
This crash is being investigated by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

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