VSP: Pedestrian wearing dark clothing hit and killed in Campbell County



State police say a 30-year-old woman was hit and killed while walking on Timberlake Road in Campbell County. 

A Toyota Avalon hit Jasmine Cartier Monday night. Cartier was dressed in dark clothing and was walking in the road., according to state police. The driver was not able to avoid her.

Cartier died at the scene. She was a Saxe, Virginia resident.

The driver, 23-year-old Lynchburg resident Samantha E. Nye, was taken to Lynchburg General Hospital for minor injuries. She was wearing a seatbelt. 

State police have not announced any charges.


One person is dead after a crash in Campbell County Monday night, according to Virginia State Police. 

Police say the crash happened in the 20,500 block of Timberlake Road, which is close to Tomahawk Elementary School. 

The crash is still under investigation. 

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