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.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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