Slidell woman killed in Hancock County accident

Slidell woman killed in Hancock County accident
The crash is still under investigation. (Photo source: WLOX)

HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Hancock County Coroner Jim Faulk said a 76-year-old Slidell woman died Monday night after her vehicle collided with another.

Authorities say Assunta Young was attempting to cross Highway 90 from Lakeshore Road when a car headed westbound on Highway 90 struck her car. The accident happened around 8 p.m. Young was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle was taken to the hospital. At this time, the driver's condition is unknown.

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