Driver of vehicle traveling wrong way on Mississippi interstate killed in collision with tractor-trailer
Published 5:59 am Tuesday, December 6, 2022
A Mississippi resident who was reportedly traveling the wrong way on the interstate was killed in a crash involving a tractor-trailer in Pike County.
Officials with the Mississippi Highway Patrol report that Sandy Lumpkin, 39, of Magnolia, was traveling north in the southbound lanes of I-55 in a 2013 Dodge Charger.
The vehicle Lumpkin was driving collided with a 2014 International Tractor-Trailer driven by Clifton Bonds, 50, who was traveling south on I-55.
Lumpkin died on the scene.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol continues to investigate the incident.