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1 dead 2 injured after head-on collision in Franklin County

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FRANKLIN COUNTY (WSLS 10) - Virginia State Police say a woman is dead and two others were hurt in a head-on collision.

The crash happened on Thursday at 7:46 p.m. on Route 619, just west of Clark Road in Franklin County.

Police say 49-year-old Leslie Hudson Neice of Henry, was driving east on Route 619 when she crossed the center line and hit an SUV.  She was not wearing her seatbelt and died at the scene.

The driver of the SUV and a juvenile were taken to a near-by hospital for injuries and the crash remains under investigation.