Funeral services will be held Saturday for an Itta Bena man killed early last Saturday morning in a one-car accident along Lakeside Street in Itta Bena.
The services for Destin R. Claiborne, 23, a native of Greenwood, will begin at 11 a.m. at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Itta Bena. Visitation will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Friday at the church.
Claiborne was a self-employed auto mechanic.
The Leflore County Sheriff’s Department reports that he was driving near Leflore County High School at about 2:10 a.m. Saturday when his car rolled over, and he was ejected. No one else was in the car.
Leflore County Coroner Debra Sanders pronounced him dead at the scene.
The investigation into the cause of the accident continues. Investigators are also awaiting a toxicology report from the Mississippi Crime Lab in Jackson.