One killed in Jones County accident

One killed in Jones County accident

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - One person was killed and another was injured after an accident in Jones County Sunday.

According to Brent Barfield with the Mississippi Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at the intersection of Hwy 28 and Lebanon Road.

Emma Walters, 19, of Jones County, drove a Ford Fusion with Bettye Overall, 74, of Jones County, in the passenger seat.

According to Barfield, Walters attempted to cross Highway 28 and was stuck by a truck driven by Jonathan Wood, 48, of Stringer.

Overall was taken by life-flight to South Central Regional Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.