Driver Dies after Wreck

An autopsy has been ordered to verify the cause of death in a one-vehicle wreck Wednesday morning in Lauderdale County.

The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department says 60-year-old Jerry Partridge of the Tuxedo community called a family member saying he needed help.

His truck veered off Sandflat Loop Road around
6 a.m. Partridge was able to get out of the vehicle and was found a short distance away.

Chief Deputy Ward Calhoun says no foul play is suspected.

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