Miss. Coast woman killed in weekend crash in Forrest Co.

Miss. Coast woman killed in weekend crash in Forrest Co.
MHP Troop J spokesman Sgt. Travis Luck said troopers responded to the scene near the intersection of U.S. Highway 49 and State Route 42 just after 2 a.m. on Sunday. (Source: Live 5 News)

FORREST COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - A woman from the Mississippi Coast was killed in a crash in Forrest County over the weekend.

Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop J spokesman Sgt. Travis Luck said troopers responded to the scene near the intersection of U.S. Highway 49 and State Route 42 just after 2 a.m. on Sunday.

Luck said first responders found a single vehicle crashed into a tree near the intersection. According to the Forrest County Coroner’s Office, 21-year-old Mikiah Smith died at the scene.

Luck said the cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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