Driver Dies in Wreck

A local man has died after his truck ran off the highway Tuesday afternoon.

Authorities say 79-year-old Ollie Robinson Hopkins died after his truck ran off of Highway 19 South in Meridian and hit a tree around 2 p.m.

The scene was cleared by mid-afternoon. Meridian police and Metro Ambulance were among those who responded.


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