Henrico Police investigate fatal accident

Henrico Police are investigating an overnight accident that left one dead.

Around 11:00 Saturday evening a woman was driving eastbound on Springfield Road near Echo Lake Park.

Police say the driver went off the rightside of the road as she approached a sharp curve.

After overcorrecting, the vehicle went off the left side of the road, flipped and then hit a tree.

Police say the driver died at the scene.

Her name will not be released until next of kin has been notified.

Police say it's not yet known if alcohol, weather or speed were a factor in the accident.

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