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18-year-old killed in Pass Christian accident


PASS CHRISTIAN, MS (WLOX) - A young woman died and another person was seriously injured Monday in a Pass Christian accident. It happened around 10:45am at the intersection of Red Creek Road and Menge Avenue.

Coroner Gary Hargrove said the driver of a 2005 Chevy Cobalt went through a stop sign at a curve and collided with an oak tree.

Four people were in the car. One of the passengers, 18-year-old Rebecca Speck, died from head and chest injuries. Hargrove said she was not wearing a seat belt.

Another passenger was taken Memorial Hospital in serious condition. A third passenger and the driver were treated at the scene and released.

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