Woman thrown from truck bed

Published 4:48 pm Friday, September 17, 2010

The Lowndes Signal

A woman was thrown from the bed of a pickup truck while traveling along Highway 80 toward Montgomery Sept. 16.

Evelyn Anderson was rushed to Baptist South hospital after she was thrown into the median of Highway 80 E from the bed of the pickup truck she was riding in, according to EMA Director Walter Hill.

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The incident happened across from the Southern Star Gaming Center in White Hall.

Hill said the woman was lying on a mattress in the back of the truck accompanying a refrigerator and that the mattress and refrigerator were thrown out along with Anderson into the median of Highway 80 E.