GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - A Gulfport city councilwoman is mourning the loss of her daughter. In a Facebook post, Cara Pucheu said her daughter, Sydney, died in a car crash Monday in Texas.
Sydney, an Ole Miss graduate and member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority, was working in the Dallas, TX area at a resort hotel. She was 23 years old.
The City of Gulfport issued a statement Tuesday asking for thoughts and prayers for the Pucheu family:
Cara Pucheu's Facebook post says Sydney's dog, Baby Bella, was with her when the crash happened. The dog was also killed.