DICKENSON COUNTY, Va. (WJHL) — A woman has died following a crash that also seriously injured a pedestrian in Dickenson County, the Virginia State Police (VSP) reports.
Diana Rose, 72, of Haysi, Va., was pronounced dead at the scene after a Sept. 28 crash on Route 80 that occurred around 10 a.m., according to a VSP news release. Rose’s SUV was reportedly traveling north when it “sideswiped a pedestrian walking along the right side of Route 80.”
The SUV then crossed the center line and struck a southbound van head-on. Rose was reportedly not wearing a seat belt.
The pedestrian was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of serious injuries, and the driver of the van that was hit head-on also sustained serious injuries, according to the release. That driver was wearing a seat belt, the VSP said.
The crash remains under investigation.