On her 26th birthday in 2015, Williams and her husband, Chasten were involved in an auto collision at The Park at Galleria Woods apartments in Hoover. According to Hoover Police Department investigators, Mr Williams left the scene on foot while Mrs Williams purchased gasoline and a lighter at a nearby convenience store and set a fire in the car. She was found inside unconscious with serious burns and was taken to UAB Hospital for emergency treatment. No criminal charges were filed.
- Gray, Jeremy (October 21, 2015) "AL.com reporter Natalie Pierre Williams started fire that severely burned her, police say." The Birmingham News