JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A Hinds county woman was killed Saturday morning when the vehicle she was riding in left the roadway and struck a tree.
Mississippi Highway Patrol Sgt. James Walker said 47-year-old Lillie Mae Bolton of Bolton died at the scene.
Her son, 18-year-old Andrew Lee Bolton, was the driver.
Walker said they were traveling north on Interstate 55 at the I-220/I-55 split when the accident happened.
Preliminary investigations indicate Andrew Bolton may have had some type of medical emergency that caused him to lose control.
He was transported to University Medical Center with serious injuries.
Neither victim was wearing a seat belt.
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