Woman killed, man injured in single-vehicle crash in Washington County, Virginia
A Glade Spring woman has died following a single-vehicle crash on Saturday night in Washington County, Virginia, according to Virginia State Police.
Police said a Chevrolet HHR was going westbound on Route 605 (Widener Valley Road) about a tenth of a mile east of Route 731 (Bucks Bridge Road) when the driver lost control of the vehicle, ran off the right side of the road and hit a tree.
Crystal Hupp, 32, was the only passenger in the vehicle and was taken by MedFlight to Johnson Memorial Hospital. She succumbed to her injuries at the hospital.
The driver was flown to Johnson City Medical Center for treatment of life-threatening injuries.
Neither person was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. Authorities believe speed is a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation.