FULTON, Miss. — Officials say a Mississippi teenager was killed after he crashed his vehicle into a tree.

WTVA-TV reports 18-year-old James Duke Watson died in the crash that occurred near Fulton on Wednesday around 10 a.m.

Itawamba County Coroner Sheila Summerford says Watson was coming around a curve on Old Highway 25 when his Ford Ranger pickup truck went down an embankment and crashed into a tree.

No autopsy will be conducted.

Information from: WTVA-TV, http://www.wtva.com

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