Draper woman dies, another hurt in Pulaski County crash

Jeep ran off road, hit tree, deputies say


PULASKI COUNTY, Va. – A Draper woman died after a crash early Tuesday morning in Pulaski County.

At about 5:15 am, the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single-vehicle crash on Wysor Road, near the Graham Road intersection, in the Draper section of the county. 

Deputies said a 2000 Jeep Cherokee ran off the right side of the roadway and hit a tree.

The passenger, Julie Tygart, of Draper, was ejected and died as a result of her injuries. 

The driver, Samantha Collier, also of Draper, was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.


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