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Woman found dead inside car near Hanover's Lee-Davis High School

Death investigation underway in Hanover (Source: NBC12) Death investigation underway in Hanover (Source: NBC12)
HANOVER, VA (WWBT) -

Hanover Sheriff's Office deputies are conducting a suspicious death investigation on Route 360 stemming from a traffic crash near Lee-Davis High School.

According to deputies, a car carrying three people inside appears to have struck a curb and rolled in the 7000 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike.

A female inside the car was pronounced dead from obvious head trauma. A second person has been detained for questioning. 

Investigators have not said how the woman died or if the fatal injuries stemmed from the crash.

The roadway has been reduced to one lane as authorities continue their investigation.

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