Child Dies In Crash, Mother Gets DUI
Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove tells News 25 eight year old “Jayden Tyson” died after two cars collided at the intersection of US 49 and Orange Grove Road Saturday night. Authorities say the driver was Tyson’s mother, 27 year old “Shaquala Gordon” who was also driving with the four other children in the car. None of the children were wearing seat belts and were all rushed to Garden Park Medical Center after the crash. Gulfport Police charged Gordon with a DUI in addition to being ticketed for driving without a license, running a red light, possession of marijuana and other violations.