Woman charged in ATV death



By Ray Van Dusen

Monroe Journal

Monroe County Sheriff’s Department deputies responded to a call Friday regarding an ATV accident at Weaver Creek near the campground.

Christopher David Herrington, 40, of Samson, Ala. was a passenger in the Polaris Razor. Herrington was transported to Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center in Amory where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Samantha Vizzina, 44, of Montgomery, Ala., was the alleged driver of the Polaris Razor. Vizzina was arrested and transported to Monroe County Detention Center.

Vizzina has been charged with DUI manslaughter. Bond was set Monday for Vizzina at $10,000 by Monroe County Justice Court Judge Robert Fowlkes

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