UPDATE June 12: Virginia State Police on Wednesday identified the victim in Monday's single-vehicle crash in Campbell County.

According to a news release from police, Barbara A. Williams, 64, of Evington, died after the 2011 Dodge Caravan she was traveling in ran off the right side of Leesville Road and struck a tree. 

VSP Trooper B.J. Uttley is investigating the crash, which occurred at 7:30 p.m. just north of Route 684.


A motorist was killed Monday in Campbell County when the vehicle they were driving ran off the road, police said.

The driver, whom police have not yet publicly identified, crashed in a Jeep Cherokee in the 13500 block of Leesville Road.

Police responded at 7:38 p.m., according to Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller.

Police now are working to notify the driver’s next of kin. Further details were not immediately available.

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Richard Chumney covers breaking news and public safety for The News & Advance. Reach him at (434) 385-5547. 

Richard Chumney covers breaking news and public safety for The News & Advance. Reach him at (434) 385-5547.

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