One fatality in Highway 45 Alternate accident


Mississippi Highway Patrol officials confirm one person has died in an accident Monday afternoon at the eastbound off ramp of Highway 45 Alternate at Highway 82 in western Lowndes County.

No other information was available. The accident took place at about 3 p.m.

The woman killed in the crash is 53-year old Debra Hamilton of Black Jack Community, according to WCBI’s Twitter feed @WCBINEWS.

Hamilton’s 34-year-old daughter was seriously injured, according to WCBI.

The driver of the other vehicle and a child were taken to Baptist Golden Triangle Hospital, WCBI reported.

More as it is available.

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