Man dies in single car crash on Highway 471

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Published: Jan. 30, 2023 at 10:17 AM CST
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RANKIN CO., Miss. (WLBT) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed a Rankin County man.

It happened just before 11 p.m. Sunday on Highway 471 near Dunn Drive.

The MHP says a 1992 Blazer traveling southbound ran off the roadway to the right and collided with a tree.

The driver, John Rountree, died on the scene.

This crash remains under investigation.

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