Poplarville woman killed in crash

Published 7:00 am Tuesday, November 24, 2015

A Poplarville woman died in a single-vehicle accident on Monday morning.

At 9:38 a.m. a 1998 Honda CRV veered off the roadway on Highway 43 in Poplarville, approximately one mile north of Highway 26, overturned and collided with a tree, Mississippi Highway Patrol Cpl. Benjamin Seibert said.

The driver was identified as 42-year-old Daphne E. Dyson of Poplarville, Deputy Coroner Dempsey Seals said.

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Seibert said she was unrestrained and ejected from the vehicle. The accident remains under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol and the Pearl River County Coroner’s Office, Seibert said.