The Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal crash in Carroll County on Thursday morning.
According to the Virginia State Police, the single-vehicle crash occurred at 8:30 a.m. on U.S. 52, north of Route 785 in Carroll County. Investigating Virginia State Police Trooper J.D. Delp said a 2007 Dodge Nitro was traveling along U.S. Route 52 when it ran off the right side of the road and struck an embankment. The vehicle then struck a tree and overturned before coming to rest on its roof.
Delp said the driver, Pamela J. Alford, 32, of Austinville, died at the scene. She was wearing a seatbelt.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.