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Tennessee woman killed in Benton County collision

A collision near Ashland claimed the life of a 32-year-old woman from Tennessee.

Posted: Dec 4, 2019 2:37 PM

ASHLAND, Miss. (WTVA) - Troopers responded to a wreck in Benton County that claimed the life of a Tennessee woman.

The collision happened Tuesday morning on Highway 370 in Benton County near Ashland, according to the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

An eastbound car crossed the center line and collided with a westbound vehicle.

Mallory Krag, 32, was in the eastbound car, according to MHP spokesman Cpl. Jason Roe.

She died at the scene from injuries she sustained in the accident.

Roe said the driver of the other vehicle was airlifted to a hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.

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