Pedestrian struck and killed in Copiah County


The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating after a man is hit and killed by a car in Copiah County.

We’re told it happened around 11:45 last night.

Dung Doa was driving in his Toyota FRS on I-55 South when he hit a deer, according to MHP.

He pulled off to the side of the road when another vehicle came to help him.

A Nissan Altima did not see the Toyota in the roadway and swerved to miss it, according to MHP.

The car struck Doa while he was standing outside of his car.

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