Black Mississippi flag supporter dies in traffic accident, allegedly chased off road


By Associated Press

(Photo of Arlene Barnum's vehicle, Facebook)

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — A black Mississippi man who often dressed in Confederate regalia to support the state flag has died in a one-car accident.

The Highway Patrol says 49-year-old Anthony Hervey was killed Sunday when his 2005 Ford Explorer left the roadway and overturned on Mississippi Highway 6 in Lafayette County.

A passenger Harvey’s car, Arlene Barnum, tells The Associated Press that Hervey swerved and crashed after another vehicle carrying several black men pulled up alongside …read more

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