GAUTIER, MS (WLOX) - The woman killed in a wrong-way crash on I-10 early Wednesday morning has been identified.
Jackson County Deputy Coroner Jason Moody said 52-year-old Sarah Elizabeth Reaves, of Gulfport, died when she hit an 18-wheeler just after midnight.
Officials said Reaves got on the interstate going the wrong way at exit 61. She collided with an 18-wheeler at the 59 mile marker in the eastbound lanes. The truck caught fire after the collision.
Moody said Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating what caused the crash.