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One dead in early morning crash

One person has died as the result of a single vehicle crash in Tishomingo County early Saturday morning.

Tishomingo County Coroner Mac Wilemon identified the victim of the crash as 40-year-old April Mook.

Mook was the driver of a 1998 Toyota pickup which crashed on Mississippi Highway 350 approximately five miles west of the Mississippi Highway 25 intersection.

Wilemon said Mook was ejected from the vehicle in the crash.

No one witnessed the wreck, said Wilemon. A Daily Corinthian newspaper carrier discovered the wrecked vehicle and a 911 call was placed at 2:38 a.m. Saturday.