One Dead, Four Injured After Car Crash in Issaquena County

A car accident yesterday in Issaquena County leaves one man dead and several hospitalized

According to WLBT, a 1993 GMC was travelling northbound when it left the roadway going off the right shoulder and striking an embankment.

It is unknown why the pickup truck left the roadway.

65- year old Billy L. Gainey of Vicksburg was driving the vehicle. He died from his injuries.

The other four passengers were transported to River Region and UMMC hospitals for their injuries.

Both occupants in the front were wearing seatbelts. The other three passengers in the bed of the pickup were all ejected.

According to the article, it is believed the driver may have experienced a medical issued resulting the in crash.

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