COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A collision Monday morning left an elderly woman dead.
Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant identified the victim as Louise Grant, 96, of Caledonia.
She was leaving the Dollar General store on Highway 45 North when the collision happened, the coroner said.
Grant died at the hospital in Columbus.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol later provided more information about the wreck.
Grant was trying to drive across the southbound lane when the crash happened.
A southbound car, driven by a 39-year-old man from Columbus, was the other vehicle involved.