Fatal accident in Union County

By NEMS Daily Journal

At approximatley 2:30 p.m., Monday, the Mississippi Highway Patrol repsonded to a one car wreck on MS 30 W near CR 14 in Union County.
Upon arriving it appeared Gene Wells, 66, of Etta, was traveling west-bound on MS 30 when his 1997 Dodge Caravan left the road and struck a tree.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident remains under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol and the Union Couny Medical Examiner’s Office.