MADISON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash that killed a 31-year-old Canton man.
The crash happened before 7:00 Wednesday morning on Nissan Parkway.
According to troopers, a Chevrolet Tahoe lost control, crossed the center line and collided with a Chevrolet Camaro. The Tahoe overturned and ejected the driver, Terrance Thomas.
Thomas died from his injuries. Troopers said he was not wearing a seatbelt.
The driver of the Camaro suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital for observation.
Troopers believe speed played a factor in the crash.
According to Lloryn Love-Carter with Nissan, Thomas was a team member from a supplier-partner at the Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant. The company released a statement that said, “We are saddened to learn of Terrance’s passing. Our deepest sympathies are with his family members, friends and colleagues at this difficult time.”