Woman killed in rollover car accident
A 20-year-old woman was killed in a rollover car accident in Floyd County.
The woman was the passenger in a pickup truck driven by a 19-year-old man, authorities have said. The accident occurred as the 19-year-old backed out of the driveway at a high speed and hit a ditch causing the vehicle to flip and roll.
The 19-year-old driver was transported to the hospital after the accident to be treated for his injuries and the 20-year-old passenger was pronounced dead at the scene after being partially ejected from the vehicle during the accident.
Rollover accidents can cause serious injury to all involved, our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victims during this difficult time.