Jackson, MS (February 9, 2024) – A 21-year-old driver faces charges after fleeing a scene where a vehicle fatally struck a pedestrian in Mississippi. The incident took place on Hwy, where the young motorist hit the pedestrian and then left the location. Authorities detained the driver following the tragic event on Friday, February 9.
The collision resulted in the pedestrian’s death. First responders pronounced the victim dead at the scene. The exact time of the incident remains unspecified.
The investigation into this fatal hit-and-run continues as officials piece together the events leading up to the tragedy.