SARDIS, Miss. — An officer in hot pursuit of a motorcycle ended up hitting another vehicle, leaving a woman dead and the officer in critical condition, WHBQ reports.
At about 8:30 p.m. Monday, the vehicles collided at Highway 315 and Highway 55.
The wreck killed 32-year-old Ericka Hughes, a mother of four from Sardis, Mississippi.
A Sardis police officer was airlifted to a hospital in critical condition.
Highway Patrol is investigating the collision, according to WHBQ.