Fatal Accident In Jackson County

An Ocean Springs teen is dead and two others injured after a one car accident last night in Jackson County. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd says 18-year-old Ashley Robinson died when the car she was a passenger in flipped around midnight near Old Fort Bayou and Yellowjacket roads.

The driver, 25-year-old Eric D. Weeks, also of Ocean Springs is in critical condition at Ocean Springs Hospital and Ashley's little brother, 14-year-old Josh Robinson was treated and released. Officer Keith Vaughn says he suspects alcohol and speed are contributing factors in the accident.