Car wreck in Lowndes County kills Alabama man

A car accident in Lowndes County Sunday night claimed one life.

Posted: Nov 5, 2017 11:34 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A car accident in Lowndes County Sunday night claimed one life.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol said the wreck happened on MS 12 at Cal-Steens Rd just before 8:30 p.m.

Troopers say a Ford Ranger was traveling west bound when an east bound Honda Accord attempted to turn left in front of the pickup causing the collision.

Larry Welch Jr., 41, of Vernon, AL, died at the scene. Campranella Prowell, 25, of Caledonia, was taken to the hospital with non life threatening injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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