Eight year old girl killed in Bibb County crash

BIBB COUNTY,AL (WBRC) - Alabama State Troopers are investigating a Saturday accident that took the life of an 8 year old girl in Bibb County. Jessica Hughey was a passenger in a 1994 Honda Civic driven by her father Jerry Arnet Hughey Jr both of Marion Alabama. Investigators said a 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe traveling south bound on Alabama 5 three miles south of Brent hit standing water on the roadway causing the driver, Patricia Hansen to lose control of the vehicle. The Tahoe traveled into the north bound lane colliding with the Honda Civic. Jessica Hughly was transported to DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa where she later died. Willis Hansen, a passenger in the Tahoe was injured and also transported to DCH.

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