Elba woman charged with murder after running over another woman

A 33-year-old Elba woman is in the Coffee County jail, charged with murder after an apparent domestic dispute resulted in a traffic crash which killed Tiera Burks, 20, also of Elba

Elba police officers responded Tuesday night to a report that a vehicle had struck a pedestrian at the intersection of Farris and Kendrick streets. Burks was found at the scene and transported by air ambulance to Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan, where she died.

An investigation led to the arrest of Danae Ware of Elba. Ware is being held with no bond. Elba police said anyone having further information about this incident should contact the department at 897-2555.

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