Scottsboro woman killed in wreck on Alabama 75 near Albertville

Published: Dec. 21, 2021 at 3:01 PM CST
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ALBERTVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) - Alabama State troopers are investigating a fatal wreck that occurred in Marshall County Tuesday afternoon.

According to Albertville Police Chief Jamie Smith, the single-vehicle wreck happened on Alabama Highway 75 near Piney Grove Road around 12:51 p.m. WAFF 48 is told the car ran off the bridge into Scarham Creek.

ALEA said a woman identified as, 50-year-old Melia Paige Jenkins, of Scottsboro, was the victim involved in this crash. Troopers say Jenkins was fatally injured when the 2010 Ford Edge that she was driving left the roadway and overturned in an embankment.

One killed in crash on Highway 75 in Marshall County
One killed in crash on Highway 75 in Marshall County(Albertville Fire and Rescue)

This crash is currently under investigation.

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