Brandon Police Department investigating motorcycle fatality along I-20
BRANDON, Miss. (WLBT) - Brandon Police Department is investigating a motorcycle fatality that occurred Sunday night along I-20.
Rankin County Coroner David Ruth confirms that 56-year-old Kenneth Donald Spegal, of Hannibal, Mo., was killed in the single-vehicle crash.
Spegal had been staying in several locations in Jackson and Rankin County at the time of the wreck, Police Chief William Thompson said in a news release.
Around 9:30 p.m, Brandon Police received a call regarding a single-vehicle accident on I-20 near mile marker 60.
Police and fire responded to the scene. Upon arrival, officers discovered a fatal accident had occurred, in which Spegal had left the roadway and crashed into a guardrail.
The driver was pronounced dead on the scene.
His cause of death was due to injuries sustained during the accident, according to the coroner.
The case is still under investigation.
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