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Pedestrian killed In Oktibbeha County collision

According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, a pedestrian was killed in a Sunday night crash on Highway 82 near Camps Airport Road in Oktibbeha County.

Posted: Apr 9, 2018 9:07 AM
Updated: Apr 9, 2018 12:49 PM

OKTIBBEHA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, a pedestrian was killed in a Sunday night crash on Highway 82 near Camps Airport Road in Oktibbeha County.

Troopers said they responded around 10:20 p.m. Sunday. A 2000 Ford Explorer driven by 31-year-old Zachary Triplett of Starkville, was traveling east when he collided with a pedestrian standing in traffic. 

According to MHP, the Oktibbeha County coroner pronounced the pedestrian, identified as 47-year-old Deborah Moore of Columbus, dead on the scene. Triplett was not injured.

The crash is still under investigation. 

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