Wreck causes car to flip, sends woman to hospital

Published 12:00 am Thursday, October 19, 2006

NATCHEZ &8212; An accident on Franklin Street Wednesday caused a car to flip and sent a woman to the hospital.

Samantha Pruitt, 49, was driving a small car on Franklin Street at about 2 p.m. Wednesday, Natchez Police Sgt. Ben Hewitt said Wednesday.

Shavelle Woods, 40, was driving a Mitsubishi SUV on Rankin Street.

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According to Hewitt, the two vehicles &8220;T-boned,&8221; causing Woods&8217; SUV to flip.

Woods had injuries to her back and neck and was taken to the hospital in an ambulance, Hewitt said.

Woods was in stable condition at Natchez Community Hospital Wednesday night.

Both Woods and Pruitt said they had green lights, Hewitt said.

There were no passengers in either car.