STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) -- Starkville police say an investigation shows an MSU student killed in a car accident had fallen out of the bed of the pickup before being runover.
Investigators say Kaleb Dwayne Barker, 18, of Lucedale was riding in the bed of the pickup when it struck a curb and he was thrown out of the vehicle in the parking lot of a local restaurant.
The truck continued to roll over the curb, rolling over Barker before stopping in the parking lot of a nearby business.
Detectives say the autopsy show Barker died of "multiple blunt force injury."
Authorities say Halli Camille Reasons, 18, of Dyersburg, Tenn. was also riding in the bed of the truck and suffered minor injuries.
Detectives says there were three people in the cab of the truck.