HOLLANDALE, Miss. — Authorities say a Washington County man was found dead inside a truck partially submerged in a creek.
WLBT TV reports authorities are trying to determine what caused the pickup to plunge into the Quitonia Creek east of Hollandale.
Deputies were called to the scene around 12:30 p.m. Sunday.
Washington County Sheriff's Department Assistant Chief Billy Barber identified the victim as 54-year-old David Arrington.
Investigators say passers-by spotted the Hollandale man inside the vehicle.
Arrington is believed to have been the water for a few hours before being found.
An autopsy has been scheduled to determine actual cause of death.