Man killed in one-car accident
Published 12:01 am Wednesday, February 13, 2008
NATCHEZ — A single-vehicle accident in which a pick-up truck ran off the road near the bridge at Foster Mound Road and Muddy Fork Road resulted in a fatality.
The driver, Roy Bass, 66, of 288 Church Hill Road, was last seen Sunday morning at 1 a.m. and was reported missing Monday afternoon by his family, Adams County Sheriff Ronny Brown said.
Around the time the missing persons report was made, Brown said a call came in from someone who had walked over the bridge and saw the car off the side of the road.
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Bass’s body has been taken by Adams County Coroner James Lee to Jackson for an autopsy, since it was a day and a half before he was found, Brown said.
Brown said as far as the sheriff’s office could tell, it was an accident.