Hanover, Va. – Deputies have charged Kendra L. Price, 35, of Montpelier, Virginia, in connection with the October 21, 2015, fatal crash on Mountain Road. Price was charged with Reckless Driving and is scheduled to appear in Hanover County General District Court on November 5, 2015.
Hanover Sheriff’s Office Investigates Fatal Crash on Mountain Road
Previous Release: October 22, 2015
UPDATE: The driver of the 2015 Mazda has been identified as Crystal R. Fix, 33, of Montpelier, Virginia. We send our sincerest condolences to the friends and family of Crystal Fix.
Previous Release: October 21, 2015
Hanover, Va. – On October 21, 2015, at approximately 8:09 a.m. the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office responded to a fatal crash involving three vehicles in the area of Mountain Road and Dunn Road.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2006 GMC Yukon was traveling east on Mountain Road and a 2000 Peterbilt Tractor hauling a 2005 Utility trailer was traveling west on Mountain Road. The GMC Yukon crossed the center line and struck the rear wheel of the Utility trailer. The Peterbilt Tractor and trailer jack-knifed and collided head-on with a 2015 Mazda 4-door sedan that was also traveling east on Mountain Road.
The driver of the 2015 Mazda sedan was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash. The name of the deceased is not being released until the next-of-kin can be notified.
The driver and only occupant of the Peterbilt Tractor was transported to VCU Medical Center via Med Flight. The driver and passenger of the GMC Yukon were transported to VCU Medical Center by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries.
Investigators continue to collect and evaluate evidence in an effort to determine all factors leading up to this crash.