Hub City woman killed in Lamar Co. crash identified

Hub City woman killed in Lamar Co. crash identified
The crash happened on State Route 589 south of U.S. Highway 98 around 8:25 Monday morning.

LAMAR COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle crash Monday morning that resulted in the death of a 47-year-old Hattiesburg woman.

Lamar County Coroner Cody Creel said Shelley Ann Bevon died at the scene of the crash on State Route 589 south of U.S. Highway 98.

Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop J spokesman Sgt. Travis Luck said Bevon was killed when the Scion van she was driving smashed head-on into a Ford F-150 pickup truck just before 8:30 a.m. Luck said the driver of the pickup was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

MHP is still investigating the cause of the crash.

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