VSP: Man, woman identified in fatal Caroline County crash

VSP: Man, woman identified in fatal Caroline County crash
Troopers say the driver tried to avoid traffic in the southbound lanes and ran off the road onto the shoulder and overturned. (Source: Virginia State Police)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Virginia State Police said two people who were killed in a crash in Caroline County, have been identified.

Police say a Ford Explorer was headed north when it tried to pass traffic in a no-passing zone.

Troopers say the driver tried to avoid traffic in the southbound lanes and ran off the road onto the shoulder and overturned.

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crash (Source: Virginia State Police)

The Explorer then stopped against a tree.

Troopers said the driver, identified as Jason Williams, 520, and the passenger, identified as Wendy Terrell, 55, died at the scene. Both were wearing seatbelts and were residents of Hyattsville, Maryland.

The investigation of the crash remains ongoing.

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