MHP identifies woman killed in deadly Sharkey County crash

MHP identifies woman killed in deadly Sharkey County crash
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SHARKEY COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - One person was killed in a crash on US-61 in Sharkey County Tuesday night.

The victim has been identified as 47-year-old Roshanda D Grant from Greenville.

The driver who was transported for minor injuries has been identified as Tranada Gibson. Both women were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.

According to MHP’s Cpl. Kervin K. Stewart, officers were called to a 1-car crash near Omega Road around 7:00 p.m.

After investigating, officers learned that a 2008 Chrysler Sebring was driving northbound, when for unknown reasons, it left the road and overturned.

The driver was transported to Merit Health River Region in Vicksburg for non life-threatening injuries.

The passenger in the car died as a result of their injuries.

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