PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A Virginia woman was killed Tuesday afternoon after her SUV crashed head-on with a school bus in Prince Edward County.
Virginia State Police say 68-year-old Katherine C. Hobgood, of Meherrin, was traveling south on Route 15 just before 5 p.m. when her 2014 Chevrolet Captiva crossed the center line and struck head-on a northbound Cumberland County school bus.
Hobgood died at the scene, VSP says. She was wearing a seatbelt.
The male driver of the school bus was transported to Southside Community Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. He was wearing a seatbelt.
There were no passengers on the bus at the time of the crash, which remains under investigation.