Florence woman dies after head-on collision

The wreck happened Monday afternoon northwest of Florence.

Posted: Jan 16, 2018 2:29 PM

A Florence woman has died after a wreck Monday afternoon in Lauderdale County.

Joann Skipworth, 81, died at Huntsville Hospital after a vehicle she was riding in was hit head-on by another vehicle, according to Alabama State Troopers. 

The wreck happened around 3:30 p.m. on Alabama Highway 20 near County Road 228 in Lauderdale County.

Troopers are still investigating the wreck.

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