Girl, 14, killed in Forrest County wreck

A Brooklyn girl is dead after an car accident in Forrest County.

Coroner Butch Benedict says 14-year-old Kerri Williams died after the car she was riding in left the road and struck a tree.  The crash happened on Brooklyn-Janice Road near the Essary Road intersection.

Forrest County sheriff's investigator Mike Ryals says the victim was one of three teenage girls in the vehicle.