EGYPT, Miss. (WTVA) -- The Mississippi Highway Patrol has released the name of the person killed in a Wednesday afternoon traffic accident in Chickasaw County.
Troopers say 20-year-old Park Stevens of Columbus died at the scene of the accident on Highway 45 Alternate and Egypt Road.
Stevens was a member of the Ole Miss football team. He was an offensive lineman.
According to the MHP, the preliminary investigation shows an 18-wheeler turned onto the highway and was driving south when a pickup truck driven by Stevens rear ended the vehicle.