One dead from injuries sustained in crash

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – A Blue Springs woman died at the North Mississippi Medical Center late Monday night from injuries sustained in a single accident earlier that day.
Mississippi Highway Patrol Trooper Jason Roe said she passed away between 10 p.m. and midnight.
She was the passenger in a car with Billy Foster, 51, of Blue Springs when he apparently lost control of his 2008 Toyota Tacoma and it left the the westbound lane of Highway 178 and ran into a tree, according to Roe.
The accident happened around 5 p.m.
Roe said Foster was airlifted to the The Regional Medical Center in Memphis where he remains in critical condition.

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