April 27, 2017
According to a Florida Highway Patrol News Release, On April 26, 2017 at approximately 1:40 AM, Jamie Kimbrell Huddleston of Bessemer, AL, was the sole occupant of a 2006 Honda Accord which was traveling South on State Road 81.
As the Honda Accord approached Dead River Road it left the roadway while traveling around a left hand curve. The vehicle became airborne after it collided with a driveway. After Huddleston’s vehicle landed, it rolled over and impacted with a power pole on the roof of the car.
Huddleston was taken to Sacred Heart on the Emerald Coast in South Walton County where she was airlifted to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center with Critical Injuries. Huddleston later succumbed to her injuries.