One killed, one injured in Highway 49 accident

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A 55-year-old Vicksburg woman was killed Thursday in a traffic accident on Hwy 49.

Rebecca Anne Shaw was a riding as a passenger in a gold Nissan sedan when it was struck by a black Nissan pickup truck near the Mississippi Department of Transportation Headquarters around 5 p.m.

Shaw was pronounced dead at Forrest General Hospital.

The male driver of the sedan was also injured.

Hattiesburg Police are investigating the two-car accident

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