Smithville woman killed in vehicle accident

SMITHVILLE — A one-vehicle accident has claimed the life of a Smithville woman according to Monroe County Coroner Alan Gurley.
Lori Smith, 43, 0741 Pearce Chapel Rd, was in a vehicle accident Saturday at approximately 5:30 when the 2003 Jeep Laredo in which she was riding overturned. Gurley said she was not wearing a seat belt.
“She was airlifted to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo where she died Sunday Morning, March 20,” said Gurley.
The accident occurred at 60081 Highway 23.
“The cause of death was multiple trauma,” said Gurley. “No autopsy is planned.”

Monroe Journal