On September 18, 2019 at 4:25 p.m. the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle collision on 603 in Hancock County, MS north of Hoda Road that claimed the life of a Gulfport woman.
Upon arriving on scene, it appeared that a Mercury Grand Marquis was traveling south on 603 and a Chevrolet pickup was traveling north on 603.
The Chevrolet pickup crossed the center line and collided with the Mercury Marquis, head on. The driver of the Mercury Marquis was pronounced dead on scene. The driver of the Chevrolet pickup was flown to a New Orleans hospital with life threatening injuries.
The accident is still currently under investigation. More information will be released when the next of kin is notified.