A Chattooga County woman lost her life in a one car accident on Saturday afternoon on GA Highway 48 on the Westbound side of Marks Hill.

Fifty year old Penny Bandy of a Sunnydale Road address was travelling westbound on the Menlo Highway when she lost control of her automobile and it left the roadway and overturned.  Bandy was ejected from the vehichle.  She was airlifted to Chattanooga but was pronounced dead later Saturday afternoon.  Chattooga County EMS along with local fire departments, the Chattooga County Sheriff’s Department and the Georgia State Troopers were on the scene.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are being handled by Mason’s Funeral Home.