Driver killed in single-vehicle crash along Mechanicsville Turnpike

Driver killed in single-vehicle crash along Mechanicsville Turnpike
The crash happened on Thursday evening. (Source: NBC12)

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WWBT) - A driver was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Hanover County on Thursday evening.

Deputies were called just before 7 p.m. to the crash in the 5100 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike in the area of Gethsemane Court.

Officials said a four-door Subaru hatchback was heading east when it went off the right side of the road.

Evidence indicates the driver and only person inside, overcorrected the vehicle multiple times in a culvert while hitting multiple mailboxes.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

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