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One dead after single car crash in Union County

A Myrtle man was killed in a single-vehicle accident.

Posted: Oct. 21, 2018 7:27 PM
Updated: Oct. 21, 2018 8:05 PM

ETTA, Miss. (WTVA) - A Myrtle man was killed in a single-vehicle accident.

The accident happened around 2:45 p.m. Sunday on CR 47.

Union County Coroner Pam Bowen identifies the deceased as Austin Hunsucker, 25.

The coroner says Hunsucker left the road and hit a tree.

Bowen says another passenger was in the car. He was transported to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.

Bowen says he was able to leave the scene to get help and is expected to be okay.

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