Pedestrian Killed in Jasper County Crash

Jasper County, Miss.

A Jasper County woman died Monday as she was walking across Highway 15 2 miles south of Bay Springs.It happened about 1:30 p.m.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says 76-year-old Mavis Irene Creighton, of Bay Springs, walked in front of a vehicle traveling north, driven by Betty C. McDevitt, 47, of Bay Springs.

Spokesman, CPL Andy West, says the cause of the crash is still under investigation.