FLORENCE, Miss. (WJTV) – One woman is dead after a four-wheeler accident early Sunday evening.
Shelly Chase, 38, of Florence died on Poplar Springs Road according to Rankin County Coroner David Ruth.
Coroner Ruth says it was a “tragic four-wheeler accident.”
Lt. Paul Mullins with the Rankin County Sheriff’s Department says Chase was spraying chemicals in her pasture on the back of a four-wheeler; and as Chase was coming up on an incline, the tank shifted and four-wheeler rolled on top of her.
Lt. Mullins goes on to say that is how she was found
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