HARRISON COUNTY, Mississippi – A Mandeville girl died Thursday evening after the car she was driving collided head-on with a pickup truck near Gulfport.
The Biloxi Sun Herald identified the victim as Brooke Posey, 17. She died on the scene.
Her 14-year-old brother, who was her passenger, was hospitalized, WLOX-TV reported.
The accident happened about 5:45 p.m. on Mississippi 53 near Carlton Cuevas Road.
Posey was driving a 2005 Honda Civic when she crashed into a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado that was stopped to turn on Carlton Cuevas Road.
The Sun Herald reported Posey’s car collided head-on with the Silverado.
The driver of the Silverado, who was not identified, was ejected.