Virginia State Police investigating fatal Franklin County crash

Published: Dec. 19, 2017 at 5:12 PM EST
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Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal crash in Franklin County that occurred at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, on Route 122, one-tenth of a mile north of Route 697.

Police say a 2018 Chevrolet Equinox was traveling south on Route 122, when the vehicle crossed the center line and struck a 2005 Toyota Camry which was traveling north on Route 122.

The 2018 Chevrolet was driven by Rebecca Shively Wright, 58, of Collinsville, Va. Wright was wearing her seatbelt and was transported to the hospital for injuries she suffered in the crash.

The 2005 Toyota was driven by Doris Pauline Jones, 75, of Rocky Mount, Va. Jones was wearing her seatbelt and died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.