BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) -- A traffic accident Monday afternoon in Booneville has claimed the life of one person.
The accident happened around 2 p.m. at the intersection of East Chambers Drive and Martin Luther King Drive.
Police Chief Michael Ramey tells WTVA.com it appears a car pulled into the path of a log truck traveling east on East Chambers Drive and they collided.
The accident forced the closure of East Chambers Drive between MLK and Veterans Drive until the scene is cleared.
The name of the person killed has not been released.
We will have more details on WTVA.com and on WTVA News as they become available.