Woman dies in 1-car accident

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Huntsville Police responded to a fatal accident on 301 Boulevard South Sunday afternoon.

Officers said a vehicle crashed around 11:24 a.m. in front of the Hilton Garden Inn and the driver, Karen Hewitt, was ejected.

She was taken to Huntsville Hospital where she later died.

Officials said the victim was a worker at the hotel where the accident occurred.

The cause of the accident is under investigation. The coroner is also investigating the incident.

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