From The Tribune staff reports
SUMTER COUNTY — One person was killed and another injured in a Saturday afternoon crash in Sumter County.
Melvisha Hutchinson, 40, of Talladega, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Quadaya Mallory, 28, also of Talladega, was injured and taken to an area hospital.
The circumstances surrounding the accident are under investigation, however authorities have reason to believe speeding played a factor.