Just three days into the new year, Marion County has experienced its first traffic fatality.
Stephanie J. Shewmaker, 53, of 6158 Bradfordsville Highway in Lebanon died in a single-vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon.
Shewmaker was driving a 1986 Ford pickup on the Bradfordsville-Gravel Switch Road (Hwy. 337) approximately three miles outside of Bradfordsville. The accident was reported at 1:18 p.m. Tuesday.
"She hit some ice, crossed the roadway, hit two trees and overturned," Marion County Sheriff's Deputy Tony Belcher said.