Fatal Accident on Marquette Road in Brandon Update– 8-16-2014
Brandon, Mississippi – Brandon Police Department has identified the victim in this mornings wreck on Marquette Road as Clarence Honer Jr., age 22, of Jackson.
At 6:43 AM Brandon Police Department was dispatched to a single vehicle wreck on Marquette Road between Highway 18 and the General Motors facility.
Brandon Police Department arrived on scene to a single vehicle accident involving a box truck. Initial reports indicate that the driver appeared to have left the roadway and struck a power line. The driver of the box truck died on scene.
Brandon Police Department Investigators and the Rankin County Coroner are continuing their investigation. Marquette Road is now reopened to traffic.
Brandon PD Press Release (PDF)