Single-car crash leaves one dead, one critical

A woman was killed around midnight Sunday in a single-car crash on Highway 19 in Lauderdale County, near Ripley.
Police say Jackie Dunavant died from injuries sustained in the accident.
Dunavant is the wife of Mike Dunavant, District Attorney for the 25th Judicial District.
The driver of the vehicle, Melody Caldwell, was airlifted to The Med in critical condition.

The cause of the crash is still being investigated.