SALTILLO, Miss. (WTVA) - The Lee County Coroner's Office is investigating an accidental death that occurred Monday.
Sheriff Jim Johnson said the accident happened around 1 p.m.
The sheriff said one person was heading north on County Road 885 on a motorcycle at a high rate of speed when a dump truck going south made a turn and collided with the motorcycle.
The driver of the motorcycle died.
On Tuesday, Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green identified the victim as Justin Sandlin, 31, of Saltillo
The victim died of multiple internal trauma, she said.
The accident is being investigated by the Lee County Sheriff’s Department Criminal Investigation Division.