Police: 22-year-old woman killed in Hanover crash

Police: 22-year-old woman killed in Hanover crash
Police say a 22-year-old woman was killed in a crash in Hanover County. (Source: FOX19 NOW/file)

HANOVER, Va. (WWBT) - Police say a 22-year-old woman was killed in a crash in Hanover County.

On Jan. 18 at approximately 4:31 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a single-vehicle crash on Washington Highway near Dearborn Lane.

According to the investigation, a 1996 Toyota sedan was traveling south on Washington Highway when the driver lost control.

The vehicle crossed both northbound lanes and collided with a group of trees off the roadway.

Victoria M. Woolcott, 22, of Ashland, who was the driver of the Toyota, died at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

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