19-year-old Hardy woman dies, another hospitalized after Bedford County head-on crash
Crash happened Wednesday afternoon on Route 619
BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. – A 19-year-old woman died after a two-car crash in Bedford County a day before Thanksgiving.
At 3:14 pm., on Route 619, three-tenths of a mile west of Pedigo Road, a 2005 Nissan Altima traveling east crossed over the center line and hit a 2001 Daewoo Leganza head-on in the westbound lanes, according to Virginia State Police.
Police said the driver of the Nissan, Kendra Shepherd, 19, of Hardy, was not wearing her seat belt and was transported to Roanoke Memorial Hospital, where she later died.
Amoni Logan, the 18-year-old driver of the Daewoo was wearing her seat belt and was transported to the hospital for injuries received in the crash. Amoni is a counselor for Beford’s Cop Camp, according to the police department.
The crash remains under investigation.
The map below is an approximation of the crash site.
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