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Derma man indicted after fatal ATV collision earlier this year

Maurice Buchanan | Photo: Calhoun County Jail

A grand jury has indicted a Derma man in connection to a fatal ATV collision on Easter.

Posted: Nov. 20, 2018 1:54 PM

CALHOUN COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A grand jury has indicted a Derma man in connection to a fatal ATV collision on Easter.

Maurice Buchanan has been indicted for aggravated DUI causing a death, confirms Calhoun County Sheriff Greg Pollan.

Buchanan’s bond was set at $50,000.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says Buchanan was driving a car on Highway 8 when he collided with an ATV.

RELATED: Calhoun County collision kills ATV driver 

Austin Armstrong, 23, of Calhoun City, was driving the ATV.

Armstrong was pronounced dead at the scene. Buchanan was not injured.

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