MARSHALL COUNTY, Miss. — Two tractor-trailers were involved in a fatal accident in Marshall County Thursday, the Mississippi Highway Patrol confirmed.
The crash happened around 11:30 a.m. near the Red Banks exit.
According to the Department of Public Safety, a 2006 Freightliner driven by Leander Webb, 61, of Como, Mississippi, was traveling eastbound on I-22.
A 2019 Freightliner driven by Timothy Scott, 50, of Cordova, Tennessee, was also traveling eastbound on I-22 when he collided with the rear of the 2006 Freightliner.
Leander Webb received fatal injuries from the crash and was pronounced dead at Regional One Hospital.
Photos from a FOX13 viewer show debris from at least one of the tractor-trailers scattered at the scene.
This crash is still under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.
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