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Woman dies after car runs off road, two children also injured

CAROLINE COUNTY, VA (WWBT) - State Police are investigating an overnight fatal accident in Caroline County.

It happened on Rt. 301 near Rt. 648 just west of Lome, VA.

Police say shortly after 3:00 Saturday morning a woman veered off the road and struck a tree.

The driver, 37-year-old Elisabeth L. Kearse of Milford, was flown to VCU Medical Center where she later died.

Police say her 11-year-old daughter and another 11-year-old were also inside the car.

Both were treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Police say all three were not wearing seatbelts.

Investigators don't believe alcohol and speed are factors in this accident.

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