Nocona woman dies in one-vehicle crash

A 35-year-old Nocona woman was killed in a one vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 82 west of Nocona on Thursday.
The crash occurred at about 12:20 p.m. on Aug. 1 and involved a 2006 Pontiac SUV driven by Ashley Necole Sharp.
Officials with the Texas Department of Public Safety report Sharp was eastbound on U.S. Highway 82 when her vehicle left the road after possibly over correction of steering near the western Belknap Creek Bridge. The SUV entered a ditch at a high speed and struck a tree head-on.
The driver was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace David Allen at 1:05 p.m. Members of the Nocona Rural Fire Department responded to the scene.