A Pensacola woman has died from
injuries she received in a single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning.
According to Officer Ronald
Boutin the woman - Samantha Viola, 30 - was driving a blue 2004 Kia Spectra
northbound on North Palafox Street when she failed to negotiate the turn at
Jackson Street. The car left the road and struck a tree. Viola was not wearing
Around 3:20 a.m. Saturday,
Officers Trevor Mayo and Zachary Stacy were patrolling the area and found the
vehicle with Viola inside. They broke the driver’s side window, forced open the
locked door, pulled her out, and started CPR. She was taken to a local hospital
for treatment and died Saturday afternoon, Boutin said.
The crash remains under
Anyone having information on the
crash is asked to contact Officer Ronald Boutin at 435 – 1945 or the Pensacola
Police Department at 435 – 1900.