The driver of a pickup truck is dead after hitting an 18-wheeler that was traveling the wrong way on Highway 78 in Marshall County, Mississippi.
According to the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department, the wreck happened just before 7:30 a.m. west of the Red Banks exit.
The 18-wheeler was traveling eastbound in the westbound lane of Highway 78.
The driver of the 18-wheeler has been detained.
The investigation is ongoing. Local 24 News is working to get more information.