Woman dies in roll over accident near Murphy Dome

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Yesterday morning, a local woman died in a car crash off Murphy Dome Road. Darla Thompson was driving her 1994 Chevrolet pickup before she went off the roadway and rolled her car several times. Thompson was trapped in her vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene by emergency medical personnel.

Alaska State Troopers say speed appears to be a factor in the accident. The investigation continues, and if anyone has any information involving the crash call Alaska State Troopers at 451-5100.