Quitman, MS Auto And Truck Collision, Dec 1959

TWO PERSONS KILLED NEAR QUITMAN TODAY.

Quitman, Miss. (AP) - Two persons were killed and six injured in a car-truck collision today at the intersection of Highways 18 and 45 two miles south of Quitman.
The highway patrol said MRS. PEARL POOLE of Biloxi and her 13-year-old grand-daughter, GLORIA POOLE, of Mobile, Ala., were killed.
Injured were MR. and MRS. C. E. POOLE and CURTIS, GARY, ROGER and DEDA K. POOLE, all of Mobile.
The highway patrol said that KENNETH TAYLOR, of Hattiesburg, Negro, was driving the truck.

Greenwood Commonwealth Mississippi 1959-12-28