Coast woman dies in New Year's Day accident

PASS CHRISTIAN, MS (WLOX) - By Doug Walker – bio | email

PASS CHRISTIAN, MS (WLOX) – A 21 year old Bay St. Louis woman died in a single car accident early this morning on Highway 90 in Pass Christian.  Harrison County coroner Gary Hargrove identified the victim as Samantha Kassab.  Hargrove said Kassab was headed westbound at a high rate of speed when the car she was driving struck a curb, lost control and flipped over several times.  Kassab was not wearing a seatbelt.  The accident happened shortly after 4am this morning.  A passenger in the car was taken to the hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries.

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