ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. – A 45-year-old woman is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Rockbridge County, according to Virginia State Police.
It happened on Tuesday at about 11:38 a.m. on Stillhouse Drive, a half-mile north of Tucker Lane.
Authorities report that 45-year-old Monica L. Staton, of Buena Vista, Virginia, was going north in a 1998 Jeep Cherokee when she ran off the right side of the road, hit an embankment and overturned.
At the time, Staton was driving her Jeep as a U.S. Postal Service employee with mail on board.
State Police said Staton died at the scene, and added that she was not wearing a seatbelt.
The crash remains under investigation.