HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - The two young men killed in an accident on Cunningham Road Monday have now been identified as William Smith, 19, and Cody Ladner, 16. Patricia Ladner, 18, is in critical condition at the University of South Alabama Medical Center. All are from Pass Christian.
According to Harrison County Sheriff Brisolara, a 1997 Chevrolet S10 Blazer was leaving a home on Cunningham Road around 4pm. When Smith pulled out onto the road, a 2010 Dodge 3500 truck struck the side of the Blazer, causing the SUV to overturn.
Smith and Cody Ladner were taken to Garden Park Hospital where they died a short time later.
The driver of the truck was also taken to Garden Park with minor injuries. Sheriff Brisolara said the accident is still under investigation.