CANTON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper killed while conducting a traffic stop on Highway 16 was identified Saturday by his employer.
Col. Randy Ginn, director of the MHP, said in a statement that the agency mourns the loss of Trooper John Harris, who was killed Friday in an accident in Madison County.
Gov. Tate Reeves said in a statement on Twitter that Harris' death is a reminder of how fragile life is.