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Second Ala. victim identified in Miss. crash

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ESCATAWPA, Miss. (AP) - Authorities say the second person who died Saturday night in a head-on collision on Mississippi 63 near Escatawpa has been identified as 54-year-old Michael Gaffney, of Mobile, Alabama.
    
Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus released his name Monday after relatives were notified.
    
Gaffney was a passenger in a car driven by 49-year-old Paula Yommer, of Wilmer, Alabama.
    
The was southbound in a northbound lane when it struck a pickup.
    
Yommer and Gaffney died in the crash.
    
The other driver, 67-year-old James Darrow, of Moss Point, is being treated for injuries at the University of South Alabama Medical Center in Mobile.



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