From NBC12 News
AMELIA, VA (NBC12) - Two Powhatan women are dead after a car they were riding in Saturday afternoon was hit by a box truck.
It happened at the intersection of Rt. 360 and Grub Hill Church Rd. in Amelia County.
Around 1:30 p.m. a car driven by 69-year-old Mary Lou Hazelbaker was traveling south on Grub Hill Church Rd.
Police say Hazelbaker failed to stop at a stop sign and was hit by the truck traveling west on Rt. 360.
One passenger, 24-year-old Sarah Leigh Taylor died at the scene.
A second passenger 21-year-old Danielle Taylor was taken to VCU Medical Center were she later died.
Police say both women were not wearing their seatbelts.
Hazelbaker and a third passenger received non-life threatening injuries and were taken in for treatment.
The driver of the truck was unharmed.
Police continue to investigate the accident.
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