- Behind The Scenes
MHP says it appears Leroy Rogers, 78, of Rienzi, was traveling west on US 72, in a 2002 Ford pickup, when he apparently lost control.
The vehicle left the road, collided into a culvert, rolling over before crashing into two parked vehicles.
Rogers had to be extracted from the vehicle and received fatal injuries from the accident.
A 17-year-old passenger received minor injuries.