Local businesswoman killed in car crash

May 26, 2020–6:22 p.m.


A Cherokee County, Alabama woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash at 9:35 a.m. Tuesday.

According to Alabama State Troopers, 52 year old Mimi Jan Luna of Gaylesville was killed when the 1997 Jeep Wrangler she was driving left the roadway on County Road 83 and overturned.

Luna, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred approximately two miles North of Sand Rock in Dekalb County.

Nothing further is available as ALEA Troopers continue to investigate.

Luna was the owner of Salon Luna at the corner of North 2nd Avenue and Iron Street in Rome.

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