A Floyd County woman was killed in a car crash Friday morning on Route 58 just west of Route 726 in Lee County. Renee Ferguson was driving westbound when she ran off the left side of the road overcorrected, crossed lanes, and ran off the right side. The vehicle struck a tree and spun before hitting rocks. Despite wearing a seatbelt, Ferguson died on the scene.
Another fatal crash occurred Friday on Route 1011 when a 2008 Jeep Commander ran off the road, hit a post, and then a tree. The driver, Shirl Dooley of Ewing, died at the scene despite also wearing a seatbelt.