TOANO, Va. (WAVY) — A 59-year-old woman was killed Thursday morning in a two-vehicle accident on Richmond Road (U.S. Route 60) in Toano.
James City County police say a 2003 Ford Taurus going east on Richmond Road crossed the over the median and hit a tractor-trailer head-on that had just turned onto the road from Industrial Boulevard.
Officers were called to the scene around 7:45 a.m.
The driver of the Taurus, 59-year-old Sandra Sarah Dunaway, of Providence Forge, died at the scene. Police say she was not believed to have been wearing her seat belt.
County officials tweeted Thursday morning that the westbound side of Richmond Road was closed at Industrial Boulevard due to a crash.The road reopened around 11:30 a.m.
Police say the driver of the tractor-trailer, a 40-year-old from Yorktown, was not injured in the crash.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.