The two vehicle crash occurred around 10:30 this morning on Mississippi Highway 25 South of Aberdeen, approximately two miles South of Mississippi Highway 382.
The fatality is Gerald Bailey, a 44-year-old male from Franklin County Tenn., he was traveling North on MS 25. Mr. Bailey was driving a 2007 Volvo Tractor Trailer.
He was pronounced dead on the scene by the Monroe County Coroner.
The second vehicle involved is a 2001 Ford Escape driven by Jan Herbert Krummrich a 71 year old male from Aberdeen, he was traveling south on MS 25.
Mr. Krummrich was transported to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
The crash is still under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol.
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