Mississippi man killed in Guilderland crash

A man is dead, after a crash in Guilderland.

The crash happened on Western Turnpike, just west of Fuller Station Road, late Tuesday night, police said.

The driver and only person in the first car, Vernon Baggett, 24, of Mississippi, was pronounced dead at the scene. The people in the second car – including an 11-year-old child – were taken to Albany Medical Center with minor injuries.

An investigation is ongoing.