TIPPAH CO., Miss. – (PRESS RELEASE) The Mississippi Highway Patrol continues to investigate a one vehicle car crash in Tippah County that claimed the life if two Ripley residents.
Troopers were dispatched to the crash scene on MS 2, near Ripley, at approximately 2:30 p.m Monday.
Upon arriving, it appeared Rhonda Frenn, 47, of Ripley, was traveling west on MS 2, in a 2001 Ford Taurus, when she apparently control of the vehicle, left the roadway and collided into a tree.
Frenn and a passenger, Kayce E. Brazil, 34, of Ripley, both sustained fatal injuries in the crash and were pronounced dead on the scene.
Neither victim was wearing a seatbelt.