HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WJTV)- On Saturday, August 24, 2019, Hattiesburg police responded to a traffic accident with injuries in the 4800 block of Highway 49, around 1 pm.
A Nissan Rogue was attempting to cross westbound and collided with a Chevrolet Silverado whichh was traveling northbound.
The female driver of the Nissan was transported to a local hospital, where she later succumbed to her injuries.
According to the Forrest County Coroner, the woman was an 80-year-old by the name of Alice Canfield.
The driver of the Chevrolet was not injured in the collision.
The cause of the accident is under investigation.