MHP respond to young pedestrian hit, killed

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating after a young female pedestrian was struck and killed on Highway 9 Thursday night.

Posted: Nov 30, 2018 12:09 AM
Updated: Nov 30, 2018 10:26 AM

PONTOTOC COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating after a woman was struck and killed while walking down Highway 9 Thursday night.

According to Corporal Jason Roe, it happened between the Endville Road exit and Sherman around 10:15 p.m. 

He says Letisha Warren, 34, of Pontotoc died after she was struck by a Ford Mustang.

The driver of the car was not injured.

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