Car accident claims life of Hamilton woman

Car accident in Monroe County leaves one dead

Posted: Nov 19, 2017 7:31 PM

HAMILTON, Miss (WTVA) - A one-vehicle crash in Monroe County claimed the life of a Hamilton woman early Sunday morning.

Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley confirmed Rhonda Savage, 55, died at the scene of the accident.

Gurley said Savage was driving a 2011 Ford pickup on Lackey Road when she lost control and hit some trees just east of Pickle Road around 1:30 a.m.

Savage was wearing a seatbelt and Gurley says she died due to multiple trauma.

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is investigating the accident.

Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements.

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