Teen charged in early Saturday morning fatal wreck
Published 3:03 pm Monday, October 5, 2020
An 18-year-old was charged with aggravated DUI after a fatal crash in Jackson Saturday.
According to the Jackson Police Department, Elijah Atkisson was charged after a two-vehicle accident on I-20 near Gallatin Street that occurred shortly before 4 a.m. Saturday.
Atkisson was driving a small SUV which collided with a sedan driven by 43-year old Marcel Walker, who died from his injuries in the collision.
Driver of the SUV, Elijah Atkisson-18, is arrested and charged with aggravated DUI. Investigation remains ongoing. 2/2 pic.twitter.com/GaNlVyNB3V
— Jackson Police Department (@JacksonMSPolice) October 5, 2020