Poplarville woman killed on Highway 53

PEARL RIVER COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A Poplarville woman died in an accident on Highway 53 in Pearl River County.

According to investigators, a car carrying April Spradley stopped on Highway 53 late Sunday night.  The 32 year old reportedly got out of that car.  Seconds later, she got hit by an oncoming car.

Investigators are trying to figure out the details about why the car she was in stopped, and why she got out.

The late night incident was just south of McNeill Steep Hollow Road.

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