Miss. officer killed in crash while responding to call
Officer Leann Simpson was killed after her car hit a light pole
Duty Death: Leann Simpson - [Philadelphia, Mississippi]
End of Service: 11/24/2018
By PoliceOne Staff
PHILADELPHIA, Miss. — An officer from the Philadelphia Police Departement was killed Saturday when her patrol car hit a light pole.
ODMP reported Officer Leann Simpson, 23, was en route to assist with a traffic stop when her car collided with a light pole and rolled several times. She died of the injuries she sustained in the crash.
Simpson was an Army veteran who had been with the Philadelphia PD for a little over one year.