STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) -- A Clay County man died in a Tuesday night traffic accident near Starkville.
A Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesperson says Brandon Lee White, 26, of Cedar Bluff died as a result of the accident on Highway 389 about a half-mile north of Highway 82 Tuesday night.
MHP Sergeant Cris Turnipseed says White was driving north on Highway 389 when the car left the roadway and struck several trees.
A passenger in the car, Quinshon Rice, 24, was transported to a local hospital with injuries.
The accident remains under investigation.