UPDATE: One dead in Monroe County traffic accident

By Danza Johnson/NEMS Daily Journal

One person has been killed in a traffic accident on Highway 278 in Monroe County.

Bradley Kenneth Watts, 33, of Sulligent, Alabama was identified as the person who died in the accident.

A Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesperson said the accident happened near the town of Gattman around 4:30 Tuesday morning.

The accident is under investigation.

More as it is available.