Tennessee woman killed in New Market wreck
NEW MARKET, Ala. – A Tennessee woman was killed this afternoon in a crash near New Market.
According to authorities, Patricia Elizabeth Pope, 74, of Petersburg, Tenn. was pronounced dead at the scene.
It happened at 12:35 p.m. at Butler Road and Buddy Williamson Road northwest of New Market.
Madison County Deputies and the Alabama State Patrol showed up to find a silver sedan smashed in on the driver’s side.
One person we spoke with at the scene told WHNT News 19 the driver of the car pulled out in front of a pickup and was hit and killed.
Two children were taken to the hospital; the driver of the pickup wasn’t seriously hurt.