JACKSON, Miss. (Ben Caxton) –The first crashed happened in the 4600 block of Highway 80 West, just after 9:00 p.m. Police said two vehicles were involved in the crash.
According to investigators, a pickup truck collided with the rear of a sedan, later flipping and catching fire. The driver of the truck died at the scene, and the driver of the second vehicle did not suffer any life-threatening injuries.
The second crash happened in the 800 block of Flag Chapel Road, just before 11:30 p.m. Police said two vehicles were also involved in this crash.
According to investigators, the vehicles collided head-on and left the road. The drivers of both vehicles died at the scene.
The cause of both crashes is still under investigation.