Memphis woman dies after getting in head-on collision Saturday night

Posted at 9:17 PM, Aug 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-27 17:45:50-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A 20-year-old Memphis woman died Sunday after a head-on crash on West Trinity Lane Saturday night.

Metro Police identified Kelona Hudson as the woman killed.

They said Hudson was the front seat passenger in a Hyundai Elantra heading westbound that was struck by a Nissan Juke. Sydney Sims, 27, was the driver of the Juke.

One week later, police confirmed that Sims also died from her injuries.

Hudson and Sims were initially transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. The four other occupants of the Hyundai were also transported.

There were no signs of impairment at the scene on the part of either driver involved.