Fatal crash reported on Route 69 in Wythe County, Virginia


WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WJHL) — Virginia State Police continue to investigate a fatal crash in Wythe County, according to a press release.

The VSP reports that the crash occurred Saturday shortly before 3:30 p.m. on Route 69, less than a mile west of Route 52.

A Honda Accord was traveling on Route 69 when it crossed the center line and struck a Ford Taurus traveling in the opposite lane.

The Honda Accord driver, Stacy Mulkey, 50, of Radford, Virginia, died on-scene.

Mulkey was not wearing his seat belt.

The driver of the Taurus, Rebecca Woods, 41, of Max Meadows, Virginia, was air-lifted to Roanoke Memorial Hospital with reports of serious injuries.

Woods was wearing her seat belt.

The Virginia State Police Wytheville Division Crash Reconstruction Team is assisting with the ongoing investigation.

As this is an ongoing investigation, stay updated on-air and online at WJHL.com.

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