A DeKalb man was fatally injured in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday on Mississippi 16 east, the authorities said.

Johnnie C. Stovall II, 48, of 251 Dub Smith Road, DeKalb, was fatally injured in the accident which occurred shortly after 7:30 a.m.

He was driving a 2001 Ford when it collided with a 2012 Mack driven by Eddie L. Boyd, 35, of 3450 Lock Skillet Road, Toomsuba.

Boyd was not injured in the accident.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.