Two people were killed in separate traffic accidents Saturday in Starkville.
Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Hunt said William Grayson Watson, 22, of Sturgis was killed when his motorcycle collided with another vehicle at about 11:52 a.m. on Industrial Park Drive near the intersection of Miley Road.
Hunt said Watson was pronounced dead at the scene. No one else was injured, the coroner said.
Hunt said Lee Alton Roberson, 64, of Crawford was killed in a two-vehicle crash that occurred around 5:12 p.m. on Oktoc Road. Roberson was wearing a seatbelt in the passenger seat of the truck involved in the roll-over crash, he said.
Hunt said the other vehicle’s motorist was taken to OCH Regional Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries.