A Henry County woman was killed after she fell from a pickup truck early Wednesday in a one-vehicle accident in northeast Weakley County.

Allie Paige Thompson, 18, of Paris died Wednesday morning at Murray-Calloway County General Hospital in Murray.

According to information from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the accident happened at 1:20 a.m. at the intersection of Emerson Road and Highway 89 northeast of Palmersville, near the Kentucky state line.

At the time of the accident, Thompson and another 18-year-old woman from Paris were riding in the bed of a 1995 Chevrolet pickup truck driven by William Boyd, 20, of Puryear.

The truck was heading east on Emerson Road when Thompson fell outside the vehicle and onto the highway.

No other injuries were reported and the truck was not damaged.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Ridgeway Funeral Home.

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