Mississippi woman on her way home, killed in wreck, sheriff reports

Published 7:38 am Thursday, September 14, 2023

A 36-year-old Mississippi woman was killed in a Tuesday evening wreck.

The Brookhaven Daily Leader reports that Melissa Wallace Allred was on her way home on Montgomery Road Tuesday at approximately 8 p.m. when her vehicle, a 2003 Honda Pilot, left the roadway.

Allred’s vehicle struck a ditch and then a tree, and Allred was ejected from the vehicle, according to Lincoln County Sheriff Steve Rushing.

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King’s Daughters Medical Center Ambulance Service responded.

Allred was declared dead at the scene, Lincoln County Coroner Clay McMorris said.