Woman killed in single-car crash in Sharkey County


SHARKEY COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – A woman died following a single-car crash Tuesday night in Sharkey County, according to the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

Authorities responded to the scene along U.S. Highway 61 just after 9:00 p.m. Investigators said a Buick LaCross was traveling north when the driver left the roadway and flipped several times.

The driver, who was identified as 54-year-old Flesphia Rhodes of Waco, Texas, was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. The accident is currently under investigation.

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