JACKSON COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - A crash Thursday morning in the St. Martin community of Jackson County has claimed the life of a young mother.
Authorities say Alexandria Minter, 27 of Ocean Springs, died after a truck struck her car around 7:30 a.m. The victim’s seven-year-old daughter was also in the car and was taken to USA Medical Center in Mobile in critical condition.
The wreck happened on Seaman Road just north of the Tucker Road intersection. Authorities say a truck was turning onto South Street when it struck Minter’s vehicle.
No charges were filed against the driver of the truck, who was not injured. Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the accident.