One killed, another injured in Madison County crash

One killed, another injured in Madison County crash
Crews worked a double fatal vehicle accident, involving a single vehicle in the 2600 BLK of Rifle Range Road near Hamlin Road. (Source: Awendaw-McClellanville Fire District)

MADISON COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A woman was killed in a crash after a crash in Madison County.

Just after 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning, MHP responded to the crash on Highway 16 east of Canton.

Officials say that a 2003 Dodge Dakota crashed into the back of a 2003 Toyota 4Runner. The collision caused the driver of the Toyota to lose control of the car and crash into a tree.

The driver of the Toyota has been identified as 52-year-old Pamela B. White of Canton. She died as a result of her injuries.

The driver of the Dodge was taken to a hospital. A warrant was requested for 23-year-old Debrico Griffen to determine if he was driving the car under the influence.

More information will be released pending the results of a blood test.

The investigation is ongoing.

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