Jackson County

Moss Point woman dies in one-car wreck


A woman from Moss Point died Friday after the car she was driving crashed into a bridge on Mississippi 57, a Mississippi Highway Patrol official said.

MHP spokesman Chase Elkins said the 21-year-old woman was southbound on 57 near Bilbo Road about 4:40 p.m. when she lost control of her 2008 Kia sedan and rammed the bridge.

The woman died at the scene, Elkins said. She was alone in the car, and she was wearing a seatbelt.

The woman’s name has not yet been released.