Accident kills one, sends teen to the hospital

Accident kills one, sends teen to the hospital

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - An accident claimed the life of one, and sent another to the hospital Sunday night in Jackson County.

According to B.J. Seibert with the Mississippi Highway Patrol, a Chevy Colorado was traveling eastbound on I-10 when the truck left the road and collided with a sign post. The accident happened near mile marker 49 around 6:45 p.m.

MHP says driver Timothy Strege, 47 of Ocean Springs, was killed. Caley Strege, 19, was a passenger in the vehicle., She was taken to Ocean Springs Hospital with minor injuries. No word on the relationship between the two.

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