Midstate woman dies after car hydroplanes during storm

A Toomsboro woman died after crashing her car during heavy rain Wednesday morning in Wilkinson County.

Nicole Michele Denson, 32, lost control of her 1998 Chevrolet Malibu in a curve along westbound Ga. 57 near Wilkinson County High School at about 8:20 a.m., according to a Georgia State Patrol accident report.

Denson's car started spinning and hit a 1988 Dodge pickup driven by Eldrwin Thomas of Macon in the eastbound lane, the report stated.

Denson died following the collision, which sent her car down an embankment off the side of the road, the report stated.