The Tale Of The Headless Woman Of Burnt Bridge Just Might Be Mississippi’s Creepiest Urban Legend

Whether it’s actually Halloween – or any other time of the year – it’s always perfect timing to look into one of the state’s creepiest urban legends: the Headless Woman of Burnt Bridge. There are several stories regarding the legend’s origin, each as eerie as the next. Take a look:

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So, have you heard about the Headless Woman of Burnt Bridge? Had your own spooky experience on the bridge? Know of another creepy roadway? Tell us in the comments section.

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