VSP Investigating Fatal Crash in Augusta County


Verbatim press release from Virginia State Police

At 1:19 p.m. on Sunday (March 14), Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash in the 2500 block of Hermitage Rd.

A 2010 Honda Civic was traveling east on Hermitage Rd. when it ran off the right side of the road, overcorrected and crossed into the westbound lane striking a 2016 Buick Enclave.

The driver of the Honda, Karen T. Gay, 59, of Stuarts Draft, Va., was med-flighted to University of Virginia Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. She was wearing a seatbelt.

The driver of the Buick, Amy E. Bradley, 45, of Fishersville, Va., was not injured in the crash. She was wearing a seatbelt.

The crash remains under investigation.

Shelby Crouch
Public Relations Coordinator
Virginia State Police


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