Caledonia man dies in wreck

September 10, 2018 9:59:37 AM



A Caledonia man is dead after a Sunday morning wreck on Highway 69.


Mississippi Highway Patrol Sgt. Criss Turnipseed said MHP responded to a one-vehicle crash at about 1:17 a.m. Sunday. According to Turnipseed, a 1993 Honda Accord was southbound on the highway when it left the road and the right side of the intersection.


The vehicle collided with trees and rolled over in front of a private residence. The driver, 37-year-old Van Hunley of Caledonia, was ejected from the vehicle during the wreck.



Turnipseed said Hunley was pronounced dead at the scene.


MHP is investigating the incident.