A 53-year-old Yazoo County woman was killed Friday when she struck a tractor while driving on Wildwood Road in Benton.
Barbara Louise Williams, 53, of 112 Red Bird Lane in Benton, was driving on Wildwood near Luse Road when the car she was driving struck a tractor.
Yazoo County Coroner Ricky Shivers said that Benton volunteer firefighters had to use Jaws of Life equipment to extricate Williams from the heavily damaged vehicle. Williams was pronounced dead at the scene.
Shivers said that Williams was not wearing a seat belt in the accident.