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Women Killed Car Traveling the Wrong Direction

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A woman from Panama City was killed while driving in the eastbound lane of U.S. Highway 98 in an accident on Friday.

Baheejah T. Jackson, age 26, was traveling westbound in the eastbound lane when he hit the car being driven by Ruth J. Lakey, age 76, head on. Lakey’s car was then hit another time by a car driven by Russell Mann, age 69. Lakey was pronounced dead at Sacred Heart. Mann was treated for minor injuries at Sacred Heart in Pensacola. Police are investigating the car accident and are unsure if alcohol was involved.