Fatal Crash Investigation
Hanover, Va. – On Wednesday, June 30, 2021, at approximately 11:54 a.m., deputies responded to the 15000 block of Washington Highway for a two-vehicle crash.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2017 Ford SUV was traveling southbound on Washington Highway when the driver attempted to turn left into a private drive. This caused a 1997 Toyota SUV traveling northbound to collide with the Ford SUV. After the collision, the Toyota SUV rolled over several times.
The driver of the 1997 Toyota SUV, Tatum Rhianna Wilson, 22, of Ashland, was pronounced deceased at the scene. She was the sole occupant of that vehicle. The driver and sole occupant of the Ford SUV was not injured.
Investigators are still collecting information at this time.
We extend our thoughts and prayers to the family of Tatum Wilson during this difficult time.