Alabama Woman Killed In Auto Accident In Jackson County

A Mobile County woman was killed in a single-car accident Saturday morning in Jackson County.

Mary Brown, 47, of Mobile County, Ala., was killed when the SUV she was riding in hit a pole around 8 a.m. Police say the driver of the vehicle fell asleep and swirved off the road.  The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 90 and Magnolia Street in Pascagoula.

The driver was taken to the hospital, but was not seriously injured.