East Nelson County, VA
Updated June 28, 2015 at 8:47 AM
Here is the official press release from the Virginia State Police regarding the accident:
On Friday, June 26, 2015, Virginia State Police responded to a single vehicle crash in the 1800 block of Glade Road in Nelson County. Trooper W.C. Fugate was notified of the incident at approximately 4:03 p.m.
A 1998 Jeep was traveling west on Glade Road when the vehicle ran off the right side of the road. The driver overcorrected, lost control and struck a tree. The impact of the crash caused the vehicle to overturn.
The 16 year-old female driver was transported by ambulance to UVA Medical Center. The driver was the only occupant in the vehicle.
The crash remains under investigation.
Original post from June 26, 2015 at 8:35 PM
Sad news this evening as Whitney Loving – Miss Nelson County has been involved a serious auto crash on Glade Road in Eastern Nelson. According to a post on the Charlottesville Dogwood Festival Facebook page she was in brain surgery at UVA around 7:30 PM this Friday night.
BRLM has learned it was a serious crash on Glade Road of Eastern Nelson just
after 6PM. after 4PM.
Our prayers and thoughts with Whitney and her family during this difficult time.