Wesson man killed in accidentPublished 5:02pm Monday, June 16, 2014
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John D. Tarver, 48 of Wesson was killed today in an accident in Brookhaven when a fire extinguisher burst.
According to Brookhaven Police Chief Bobby Bell, Tarver was working on an air-conditioning unit at 200 Ave. A, when he found an old fire extinguisher in a dumpster. When he lifted the canister, the pressure discharged the bottom, which hit Tarver in the face, killing him on impact.
The accident occurred at 10:39 a.m. Monday,