Pedestrian killed on Highway 49 identified

The pedestrian who was killed while walking across Highway 49 has been identified.

The victim has been identified as 51-year-old Lynell Young-Landry of Gulfport.  The incident occurred Sunday night around 9:30.

Coroner Brian Switzer says the woman was hit by an SUV traveling northbound on 49 at Irby Road.

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