Death in Lauderdale County Car Accident

By: Rachel Alig Email
By: Rachel Alig Email

Officials with the Mississippi Highway Patrol say the driver of a car in an accident Friday night in Lauderdale County has died.

70-year-old, William Roland Sampson died in the accident that took place Friday night on I-20 around 8:30p.m. Sampson was a white male from Guntersville, Alabama.

His pickup truck ran off the road and into the woods. West bound traffic was backed up much of the evening. It took place near mile marker 126 close to the Chunky exit. It apparently happened in a construction zone.


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  • by william Location: meridian on Oct 3, 2010 at 10:17 PM
    Very poor reporting on this web page. ML is right, not much information.
  • by ML Location: another state on Oct 2, 2010 at 09:21 PM
    this story is very scetchy - how about telling us the rest of the story?
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