MOBILE COUNTY, AL. (THECOUNT) — Tabatha Smith, of Lucedale, Mississippi has been identified as the victim in a fatal Saturday evening single-vehicle crash.

Smith, 40, was operating a vehicle on State Line Road, Mobile, Alabama, near the Mississippi border when the fatal crash occurred after 6 p.m. Saturday.


A 2013 Nissan Altima was traveling on State Line Road near Tanner Williams Road, in Mobile, when for unknown reasons, it crossed centerlines and exited the roadway striking a tree.

Smith was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.

A crash report noted the victim was not wearing a safety harness at the time of the violent crash.

Nothing further was provided as troopers continue to investigate.

Anyone with possible information on the crash may contact police at 911.

Geo quick facts: Mobile County is the second most-populous county in the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, its population was 412,992. Its county seat is Mobile, which was founded on the Mobile River. The city, river, and county were named in honor of the indigenous Maubila tribe

Lucedale is a city in George County, Mississippi, United States. It is part of the Pascagoula, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area. Lucedale was founded in 1901 when Governor A.H. Longino signed his name and his seal to the proclamation – Wikipedia.