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Hillsville woman arrested for DUI following deadly Carroll County crash

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CARROLL COUNTY (WSLS 10) - Virginia State Police arrest a Hillsville woman for DUI following a deadly crash in Carroll County.

State police say the crash happened on Friday around 1:31 p.m. on Route 58.

26-year-old Amanda Huff of Hillsville was driving a 2015 Jeep Cherokee when she crossed the center line and hit a 2004 Ford Taurus head-on. According to state police, the impact caused the Jeep Cherokee to roll down an embankment hitting several trees before coming to a complete stop.

State police identified the driver of the Taurus as Brenda Ayers of Meadows of Dan. The 48-year-old died at the scene.

Huff was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.