Wreck Claims Life

The Mississippi Highway Patrol was called to the scene of a fatal wreck on Highway 493 in Bailey when a one-vehicle accident happened shortly after 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

The driver, Jo Massey, 54, of Dekalb, died as a result of her injuries. Massey was thrown from the vehicle after it left the road and overturned.

The cause of the mishap is under investigation by the MHP.