Smiths Station woman dies in accident

Brandy Nichole Tillis of Smiths Station, Ala., was killed in a single car accident Monday in Smiths Station, according to Alabama State Troopers.

The 1990 Ford that Tillis, 27, was driving went through a stop sign and down a ravine where it struck a tree.

Tillis was pronounced dead at 3:35 p.m.

A passenger, 14-year-old Jason Hill of Smiths Station, was injured.

Tillis was wearing a seat belt, troopers said.