One Person Dies in Crash

A person died in a fiery crash Monday evening in Bailey.

The one-vehicle wreck happened around 6 p.m .on Highway 493 just north of Trick Talbert Road in the Bailey community.

Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler said the truck left the road, crashed into some trees, and then burst into flames.

The body was sent to Jackson for an autopsy. The investigation as to what caused the accident is continuing.