Steve Rogers

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Assistant News Director/Assignment Editor; degree in finance and administration from Yale University; 35 years experience in journalism.

Monroe Man Dies in Traffic Accident

HAMILTON, Miss. (WCBI) — A 65-year-old Hamilton man dies in a one-vehicle accident near his home in southern Monroe County.

Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley says Thomas Wayne “Tommy” Coleman died at the scene from internal injuries after his 2009 Chevrolet Traverse sport utility vehicle left Flower Farm Road and struck a tree about 9:45 p.m. Saturday.

Coleman was alone in the vehicle. He was not wearing a seat belt.