JPD identifies victim of deadly wreck on I-55 near Elton Rd.

JPD identifies victim of deadly wreck on I-55 near Elton Rd.

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson police are investigating a deadly crash after one person was killed.

The victim of the wreck, that happened on I-55 south near Elton Road just after 9 p.m., has been identified as 51-year-old Billy Ray McGee of Hazlehurst.

Two lanes were blocked as police crews worked the crash.

Officials say that a car crashed into the back of a semi-truck, pinning it underneath.

No other injuries were reported and the cause of the accident is under investigation.

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