LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - A Jackson-area native was killed in a car crash in north Mississippi Thursday morning.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, 28-year-old Callie Daniels Bryant was driving on Highway 30 between Oxford and New Albany when her car ran off the road and slammed into a tree. It happened a little before 10:00 a.m. Bryant was taken to a hospital in Oxford, where she later died.
Bryant went to Ridgeland High School and graduated from Ole Miss with a major in journalism.
She and her husband lived near Oxford, where she was associate editor of a magazine. She was also executive director of the Union County Humane Society in New Albany.
The Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.