FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7) - Virginia State Police have released the name of a woman killed in a Monday morning crash.
The crash happened about 8 a.m. on Route 671, one tenth of a mile south of Route 1143 in Franklin County.
Police say the driver of a Nissan Pathfinder was traveling north on Route 671, and ran off the right side of the road, overcorrected, crossed the road and hit a tree.
67-year-old Nila Pizarro of Glade Hill was pronounced dead at the scene; she had not been wearing a seat belt.
The crash remains under investigation.