McComb man killed in Sunday crash

Published 3:00 pm Monday, August 7, 2023

At approximately 12:14 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop M troopers responded to a crash at the intersection of Hwy. 48 and Hwy. 24 in Amite County.

A 2020 Western Star tractor/trailer driven by 62-year-old Roy D. Perkins, of Centreville, was traveling east on Hwy. 24 when it collided with a 2016 Dodge Charger driven by 22-year-old Antwuan L. Coleman, of McComb. Coleman was traveling west on Hwy. 48.

Coleman received fatal injuries from the crash and was pronounced dead on the scene.

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The crash remains under investigation by MHP.