HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A man was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash on Mechanicsville Turnpike Sunday night.
According to authorities, a 71-year-old woman with two juveniles was driving a 2019 Honda SUV westbound on Mechanicsville Turnpike near the intersection of Old Hickory Drive around 10:15 p.m. The woman ran off the rise of the highway and struck a culvert, deputies said.
The Honda went airborne and struck a 2004 Range Rover driven by a 46-year-old male with one juvenile passenger.
Both vehicles overturned as the result of the collision.
The 46-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene. He was later identified as 46-year-old Demond L. Pleasant of Henrico County.
The surviving victims were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Hanover authorities said they are still collecting information to determine what led to the deadly crash.