RALEIGH, Miss (WJTV) - Raleigh Police Officer E.P. Morris was killed in a single-car accident on Highway 18 around noon Thursday.
The town's attorney David Garner says it appears the officer lost control of his vehicle, left the road and hit a tree and caught on fire.
Morris was on duty at the time of the wreck.
Garner says the town of Raleigh extends its' deepest sympathy and condolences to the family and to their law enforcement community.
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