TALLADEGA, Ala. –  A single vehicle crash has claimed the life of a Talladega woman.

According to Alabama State Troopers, Friday morning at 12:39 a.m. Bridget Rochelle Braxton, 40, was killed when her 2012 Acura TL left the highway and entered the Coosa River.

Troopers say Braxton was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash occurred on I-20 near mile marker 165, approximately one mile east of Riverside. Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.

Jeremy Law for SylacaugaNews.com | © 2017, SylacaugaNews.com/Marble City Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.

###

© 2017, SylacaugaNews.com/Marble City Media LLC. All Rights Reserved. RadioAlabama’s network (Yea!106.5, WYEA!1290, 98.3 Fox FM, 105.1 WRFS, 96.3 & 1050 WLMA) along with SylacaugaNews.com reports local news around the clock and will keep you up-to-date during breaking news and weather. For real-time alerts from SylacaugaNews.com, text “news” to 59925. Standard text message rates may apply. Click here to e-mail the reporter.