21-year-old identified in deadly hit-and-run on I-55

21-year-old identified in deadly hit-and-run on I-55
Suspect car in deadly hit and run; Source: JPD

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A 21-year-old white male was killed after an overnight hit-and-run in the 5400 block of I-55N Frontage Road near Briarwood Drive.

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart has identified the man as Zachary Spell.

Spell was found in the road just before 2:30 a.m. He was unresponsive and, according to JPD, sustained injuries "consistent with a collision.”

The vehicle possibly involved is a mid-2000′s model Chevy Equinox. Police say it should have front end damage on the driver’s side.

Suspect car in deadly hit and run; Source: JPD
Suspect car in deadly hit and run; Source: JPD

This is a developing story.

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