The Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash at 3:03 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 17, on Virginia 57, one mile east of Virginia 619.
A 2000 Pontiac Grand Am was traveling west on Virginia 57 when it attempted to make a left turn.
A 2004 Chevrolet Cavalier allegedly attempted to pass the Pontiac as it was making the turn. The Cavalier allegedly struck the Pontiac on the driver’s side of the vehicle.
The driver of the Pontiac, Billie B. Nuckles, 68, of Axton, died at the scene. She was wearing a seatbelt.
A 16-year-old female passenger was transported for treatment of minor injuries and a 16-year-old male passenger was transported for treatment of serious injuries.
The driver of the Cavalier, Jennifer T. Jefferson, 38, of Richmond, Va., was transported for treatment of serious injuries. She was not wearing a seatbelt.
A 6-year-old male passenger and an 8-year-old passenger were transported for treatment of minor injuries.
Charges are pending. The crash remains under investigation.