Woman killed after vehicle crashes into tree

Woman killed after vehicle crashes into tree
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LANCASTER, VA (WWBT) - A Lancaster woman has died after a crash Tuesday afternoon.

It happened around 1:35 p.m. on Route 201, south of Mary Ball Road. According to police, 73-year-old Nancy Chillton was driving on Rt. 201 when her vehicle veered left and off the road into a tree.

She was taken to the hospital where she later died.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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