JACKSON COUNTY, Miss. (WXXV) — An Ocean Springs woman is dead and a child is in critical condition following a car accident Thursday morning.
According to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell, a truck driven by Joseph Hayden Pilgrim hit a car as it pulled into the intersection of South Street and Seaman Road.
The car was driven by 27-year-old Alexandria Minter, who died at the scene. The victim’s 7-year-old daughter was also in the car and is now hospitalized at the USA Medical Center in Mobile, Alabama.
Charges have not been filed against Pilgrim and the accident remains under investigation.