ESCATAWPA, MS (WLOX) - Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus has identified the woman killed in a single-car crash Monday night in Escatawpa.
Broadus said Missie Harris, 41, was killed when her car left the roadway and hit a tree near the intersection of Hwy. 613 and Knowlcrest Dr.
A witness on the scene said he was following behind Harris' car when she veered off the road and hit the tree. The man said he pulled over and tried to keep Harris awake, but she died on the scene.