March said the body was identified as 33-year-old Draper Durell Aldridge of the Holly Grove community in Holmes County. March said Aldridge had been missing since Friday.
March said the body was found off U.S. Highway 49 south of Cruger inside Aldridge's 1979 Buick Park Avenue.
March said it appeared to have been an accident and that Aldridge was driving. However, he said they were sending the body to the state Crime Lab in Jackson to find out the cause of death.