Car hits, kills Biloxi woman walking on Hwy. 49

Car hits, kills Biloxi woman walking on Hwy. 49

HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A Biloxi woman died early Friday morning while walking on Hwy. 49.  Harrison County's coroner says a car hit 50-year-old Mary Swaw around 4:15 a.m.

He tells us Swaw was walking on Hwy. 49 near Hwy. 53 Saucier when she got hit by a 2015 Hyundai traveling south. The woman died at the scene. The driver of the car was not injured.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is heading up this investigation to determine why a car clipped and killed the Biloxi woman.

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