NELSON COUNTY, VA - A woman is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Nelson County Monday afternoon.
Virginia State Police say 51-year-old Maria H. Wood of Arrington was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to troopers, Wood was driving a 2005 Hyundia sedan northbound on Route 29 about two miles north of Route 6 or River Road when she reportedly lost control of the car.
Troopers said Wood then ran off the left side of the road and struck a guardrail. The impact made the car spin and hit an embankment.
Wood was wearing a seat belt, and there was no one else in the car.
State police are still investigating this crash.