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Woman dies from wreck injuries

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By MELINDA WILLIAMS

melinda@southwesttimes.com

An 83-year-old Carroll County woman died Thursday evening after being involved in a two-vehicle collision on Route 100 in Dublin.

Dublin Police Department Lt. Dennis Lambert said the woman was pronounced dead at 7:42 p.m. at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, where she was airlifted to following the 4:15 p.m. wreck.

Identities of those involved in the wreck are being withheld pending notification of next of kin and completion of the investigation.

Thursday afternoon, Lambert said a witness traveling in a tractor-trailer behind the Carroll County woman’s 2001 Buick indicated she was northbound in the right lane when she attempted to make a left turn into a median crossover from the right lane. A 1999 Dodge pickup truck traveling in the left northbound lane collided with the driver side of the woman’s vehicle as she made the turn.

The driver of the pickup truck, who was from Radford, wasn’t injured.

The wreck occurred at the Fourth Street intersection with Route 100. The investigation is continuing.

One Response to Woman dies from wreck injuries

  1. Patty

    January 22, 2013 at 5:12 pm

    This was a very special lady and I would greatly appreciate it if you would get the fact correct. This accident happened Monday January 21,2013 and you stated that on Thursday Afternoon, Lambert said a witness……….. Thursday has not come yet because that is the day we will be putting her to rest. Thank you.