Jackson County crash claims 1 life, injures 2

A single-car crash Sunday morning killed Jared Scott Lippe, 23, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department said.

A news release from the sheriff’s department did not say what caused Lippe, who was driving, and two passengers to be ejected from a Ford F350 pickup at about 4:30 a.m. at the corner of Hurley Wade Road and Palmetto Lane in the Wade community.

Passenger Hayden Lambert, 22, was taken to University of South Alabama Medical Center in Mobile, while a 17-year-old passenger, who was not named, was taken to Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula.

The traffic division of the sheriff’s department is investigating.