Precious Martin killed in accident

Precious Martin

By Lonnie Ross

Online Editor 

Precious Martin
Precious Martin

Ridgeland Police confirmed that attorney Precious Martin was killed in a four-wheeler accident Sunday evening in the Bridgewater subdivision. The four-wheeler flipped several times.   His ten year-old son was injured and admitted to the University of Mississippi Medical Center. His condition is not known.

According to Ridgeland Police Chief Jimmy Houston, Martin was riding an all terrain vehicle (ATV) near his home when the accident occurred.

The Madison County Coroner said that Martin died as a result of blunt force trauma to the head.

Martin hosted a local call-in radio program, “Talk of the Town”, on 90.1 WMPR in Jackson.

He is survived by his wife, Crystal and four children, two daughters and two sons.