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Utica woman killed Tuesday in traffic accident

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HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Utica woman was killed Tuesday in a traffic accident in Hinds County.

The accident happened just before 2:00 Tuesday afternoon on old Port Gibson Road, about eight miles west of Raymond.

Sheriff's department spokesman Jeffery Scott says Rasheka McGriggs, 23, lost control of her white pickup truck, ran off the road, and hit a tree.

Scott says she did not survive the impact, though she was wearing her seat belt.

No one else was hurt.

Old Port Gibson Road was closed between Raymond and Utica while deputies investigated the accident and cleared the scene.

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