State police investigating deadly crash in Henry County

Police say the crash occurred Wednesday on Spencer Preston Road


HENRY COUNTY, Va. – A 57-year-old woman is dead after a vehicle and ATV crashed in Henry County Wednesday, according to Virginia State Police.

A 2001 Honda 4-wheeler pulled out of a private drive heading north of Spencer Preston Road when it was struck by a Ford F-350 also heading north, authorities say.

Police say the 4-wheeler driver, Cecilia Neblett of Danville was not wearing a helmet and was transported to Roanoke Memorial Hospital, where she later died.

Virginia State Police says the crash remains under investigation.

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