Elderly Mississippi couple killed in weekend car crash

Published: May. 22, 2023 at 5:25 PM CDT
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WEBSTER COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – An elderly couple in Mississippi was killed in a weekend car crash.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol said the accident happened on Highway 9 in Webster County late Friday afternoon.

79-year-old Robert Pittman’s vehicle was going south when it went off the road and hit a tree.

Pittman and his wife, 76-year-old Mary Pittman, of Bellefontaine, Mississippi, both died on the scene.

State troopers continue to investigate the crash.

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