UPDATE: Fatal crash on I-55 North in Madison


MADISON, Miss. (WJTV) — Law enforcement officers said one person died in a crash on I-55 North in Madison Tuesday.

Captain Kevin Newman said 77-year-old Stephen Michael Bizzarri died. from his injuries.

According to the police department, they were called just before 2 p.m. for a crash at the Highway 463 exit. 

Authorities said a Ford Taurus rear-ended an 18-wheeler tractor trailer. First responders saw extensive damage to the car. Officers said the vehicle was partially under the tractor trailer. 

Responders said the driver of the Taurus was dead at the scene.  There was no one else was inside of the car. The driver of the tractor-trailer truck was not injured.  

The accident remains under investigation.

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