Hattiesburg woman identified as passenger killed in Lamar Co. crash

Hattiesburg woman identified as passenger killed in Lamar Co. crash
The crash is still under investigation according to Sgt. Travis Luck of the Mississippi Highway Patrol, Troop J.

LAMAR COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - A two-car crash resulted in the death of a passenger of one of the vehicles at the intersection of U.S. Highway 98 and Cole Road on Tuesday night.

According to Sgt. Travis Luck of the Mississippi Highway Patrol, Troop J, troopers responded to the crash to investigate the scene at 7:24 p.m.

The investigation revealed that a Nissan was turning left from U.S. Highway 98 eastbound onto Cole Road when a Nissan SUV hit the passenger side of the first vehicle.

Jackson Weaver, 22, of Hattiesburg, was pronounced dead on the scene.

One of the drivers and another passenger sustained some injuries from the crash.

The crash is still under investigation, according to Luck.

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