Memorial Day crash kills Louisville woman

A mid-day crash in Winston County claimed the life of a Louisville woman.

Posted: May 28, 2018 3:47 PM
Updated: May 29, 2018 7:53 AM

WINSTON COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A mid-day crash in Winston County claimed the life of a Louisville woman.

The crash happened sometime near 12:13 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 25 and Sturgis Road.

Master Sgt. Criss Turnipseed with the Mississippi Highway Patrol says Ida White, 79, crossed Highway 25 in her Mercury Grand Marquis.

As she entered the northbound lanes of the highway, a Chevrolet Malibu collided into the passenger side of White's car.

The driver of the Malibu, 40-year-old Jones McArthur of Monroe, Louisiana, was taken to a local hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

Troopers say White died while being transported to Winston Medical.

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