Two reportedly killed in separate overnight accidents

By Jeff Daley

GLADE, MS (WDAM)  - An unidentified 34 year old Laurel woman was killed early Sunday morning when her vehicle ran off the road, struck a road sign and then a tree.

The accident occurred shortly after midnight on Luther Hill Road near the GLade Community.

The victim was apparently alone in the vehicle and no other vehicle appeared to be involved.

The woman's body had to be extricated from the vehicle by firefighters with the jaws of life.

Jones County Sheriff's investigators are looking into the cause of the accident.

A second overnight accident in Covington County apparently claimed the life of a second victim.

The accident occurred at the intersection of Highway 49 and Jaynesville Road just north of Mount Olive.

No other details are available at this time.

We will bring you more information as it becomes available and have the complete story on the Sunday Weekend Nightbeat at 10:00.

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