Traffic

Moss Point woman who died in one-vehicle crash in Stone County identified

A Moss Point woman died in a one-vehicle accident in Stone County on Sunday.

Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Chase Elkins said 50-year-old Judy Annette Pounds was westbound on Mississippi 26 near Will Lee Road when she lost control of her 2002 Chevrolet and left the roadway at about 2:15 p.m.

The car rolled over and Pounds was ejected from the vehicle.

Pounds was pronounced dead at Stone County Hospital as a result of her injuries. She was not wearing a seat belt, Elkins said.

A 55-year-old male passenger was taken to Stone County Hospital with minor injuries, Elkins said, and he was wearing a seat belt.

The crash is still under investigation.

Kate Magandy: 228-896-2344, @kmagandy

  Comments