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Woman Dies After Truck Collides With Tree In Ashland

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Ashland, VA—A single vehicle accident near the Ashland Town Square Apartments left a woman dead Tuesday afternoon.

At 12:30 PM, officers were dispatched to the intersection of Wythe House Court and Bruton Parrish Court in the Ashland Town Square Apartments for a crash involving a pickup truck.

A preliminary investigation of the accident reveals that the truck entered a curve, hit a tree and overturned. The truck sustained severe damage; two adults traveling in the vehicle were injured and transported to a local trauma center. The third person traveling in the truck—identified only as an adult female—died at the scene.

Police are investigating the cause of the accident, and the identification of the deceased will be released after next-of-kin is notified.

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