Woman enters plea in fatal May wreck

TUPELO — A Fulton woman will be sentenced Nov. 2 after pleading guilty to two counts of maiming related to a fatal 2008 traffic accident in Tupelo.

Carrie Nichols had been accused of being under the influence of alcohol when the two-vehicle accident occurred on May 24, 2008.

Nichols entered the plea Wednesday in Lee County Circuit Court.

Police say 19-year-old Adrian Cannon and 20-year-old Julius Dozier, both of New Albany and passengers in the second vehicle, died in the accident. Three other people were injured.

The Associated Press