CHOCTAW COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) – A man’s death is under investigation following a Tuesday morning crash in Choctaw County.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol says the one-vehicle crash happened at approximately 10:41 a.m. on Highway 9 near McMullen Road.
Troopers say Gerald Dodd, 54, of Eupora, was traveling north on Highway 9 when he crossed the southbound lane and left the highway.
MHP says Dodd’s vehicle traveled into a ditch and collided with a dirt embankment. Dodd was the only person in the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers are investigating to see if the crash killed Dodd or natural causes.