Dinwiddie woman killed in crash, 8-year-old girl in hospital
DINWIDDIE COUNTY, Va. (WWBT) - One woman has died and a child has been transported to the hospital after a crash in Dinwiddie County.
A press release from Virginia State Police states a 2007 Volkswagen Jetta was driving south on Route 604, or Halifax Road, when it ran off the road to the left and hit a tree.
When police arrived on scene around 3 p.m. on Tuesday, they said the driver died of her injuries.
The driver, identified as 34-year-old Julieta Sorcia Sanchez of Dinwiddie, was wearing a seatbelt.
Police say Sanchez also had an 8-year-old girl in the car with a proper car seat. The child was transported to the hospital but is expected to survive.
Police say the investigation is ongoing.
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