Mississippi Highway Patrol on Monday identified the victim of a fatal apparent Sunday morning hit-and-run incident on Highway 82 West as 26-year-old Carson B. Park of Gordo, Ala.
The incident happened near Center Grove.
Park, who had been walking along the highway’s westbound lane, was struck and killed by an unidentified vehicle Sunday morning. A motorist passing by discovered Park’s body and notified MHP at about 4 a.m.
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