SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — A 30-year-old man was killed after an early morning crash on Interstate 55 near Goodman Road in Southaven.
The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. Monday in the southbound lanes between Goodman Road and Church Road.
According to Southaven police, a SUV being driven by Justin McHuley caught fire after a collision with a tractor trailer. Southaven firefighters and other emergency personnel also responded to the crash.
Authorities said McHuley was killed as a result of the crash.
Justin Robinson travels down interstate 55 often and said hearing that someone was killed really hit home.
“I think about my wife and child. I have a two year old. Every time I see a crash I think what if it was them. Someone is going through that now.”
Authorities haven’t released any additional information on what happened.