ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Highway 178 in Itawamba County is now marked with a memorial sign to remember former Trooper Julian Davis.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol says Davis was killed in an automobile accident on Nov. 27, 1963. Troopers say Davis was chasing a speeder when the accident happened.
Davis' cruiser left the roadway and hit a bridge. He died two weeks later from his injuries.
— MHP New Albany (@MHPTroopF) May 7, 2018