VSP: Big Stone Gap woman dies from car crash injuries


A Wise County has died from injuries sustained in an automobile crash on Oct. 20, the Virginia State Police reported Tuesday.

Amanda R. Vanover, 43, of Big Stone Gap, was traveling on Route 23 when her car ran off the right side of the road, overcorrected and crossed over into the southbound lanes, ran off the left side of the road and then crashing in the median, the report said.

She was transported to a local hospital in Kingsport where she passed away on Oct. 22, the agency said. Vanover was not wearing a seatbelt, said investigators.