Around 7:45 this morning, a witness called 911 and stated a pedestrian was just struck by a vehicle, in the 1100 block of US 90 in Biloxi. Upon the arrival of officers, preliminary investigation disclosed the following:
A woman and her adult child were crossing US 90 to the beach. The adult child crossed the road and was standing in the median but when her mother attempted to cross she was struck by a vehicle. The vehicle stopped and remained on the scene until the arrival of the police. The mother was taken to a local hospital where she is being treated for serious injuries received in the crash.
At 8:17 am, the mother passed due to the injuries from the incident.