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Fburg woman killed in Ladymith Road
For Immediate Release: March 21, 2010
FREDERICKSBURG RESIDENT KILLED IN FATAL CRASH
ONE OTHER SERIOUSLY INJURED
CAROLINE CO. – A Fredericksburg woman is dead following a motor vehicle crash in Caroline County that took place early Sunday evening (March 21, 2010). At 5:32 p.m., Virginia State Police Trooper D. E. Scott was called to the scene on Route 639, Ladysmith Road, approximately 7/10 of a mile east of Route 603, Countyline Church Road.
A 2000 Plymouth Neon was traveling eastbound on Route 639 when the vehicle ran off the left side of the roadway and struck a tree.
The driver, Catherine E. Hill, 22, died at the scene. Hill was not wearing her safety belt. Her 17 month old daughter, who was seated in the back seat, was flown to Virginia Commonwealth University Hospital with serious non-life threatening injuries. The child was secured in a child restraint device.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
Deceased: Catherine E. Hill, 700 block of Forest Village, Fredericksburg, Va.