Hancock Co, MS – Two Killed in Accident on Hwy 603Mississippi Legal News
Hancock Co, MS (December 26, 2020) – A car accident that caused the deaths of two people took place on Christmas morning along Highway 603 in Hancock County.
Troopers reported that the accident took place at about 3:45 a.m. on Highway 603 near the Caesar Necaise Road intersection. Officials stated that a pick-up truck was driving northbound on the highway when, for reasons that have yet to be determined, it swerved over the centerline and collided with an oncoming SUV.
The driver of the pick-up, a resident of Pass Christian, was pronounced dead on the scene, as was the driver of the SUV, a resident of Virginia. The SUV’s passenger was transported via ambulance to a local hospital in serious condition.
This accident is under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
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