IUKA, Miss. (WTVA) — A woman is dead after she was struck by a vehicle in Tishomingo County while crossing Highway 25 on foot.
The woman is identified as 51-year-old Debra Wilbanks of Iuka.
Tishomingo County Coroner Mack Wilemon says Wilbanks had parked her vehicle on the northbound shoulder of the highway about one mile south of the city when she got out for some unknown reason.
Wilemon says the vehicle that struck her Thursday around 6 p.m. was heading south.