Ripley woman dies in one-vehicle wreck

By NEMS Daily Journal

DUMAS – A one-vehicle accident on Tippah County Road 600 claimed the life of a 21-year-old woman Wednesday.
Tippah County Coroner David Hubbard said the victim was Chelsea Jackson of 6811 CR 701 in Ripley.
He said the truck ran off the road, hit a tree and then caught on fire.
The 911 call was received at 2:43 p.m.
A sheriff’s department spokesman said investigation of the accident continues and no further information would be released until today.

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