HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Henrico police have charged a Henrico woman after she lost control of her vehicle Tuesday morning and triggered a two-car crash on Staples Mill Road.
Latesha A Taylor, 40, of the 5700 block of Virginia Pine Court, is charged with reckless driving and failure to wear a seatbelt in connection to the crash, which happened around 5:15 a.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Staples Mill Road and Stone Bluff Drive. Investigation revealed that Taylor's 2002 Lexus was headed west on Staples Mill when she lost control, crossed the median and struck a 2011 Nissan heading east on Staples Mill. Taylor and the driver of the Nissan were treated for their injuries at VCU Medical Center.
The accident required a brief closure of the eastbound lanes of Staples Mill Road between Interstate 295 and Springfield Road.