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Troopers ID woman killed in Louisa wreck

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Posted at 2:03 PM, Nov 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-15 23:49:17-05

LOUISA COUNTY, Va. -- Authorities have released the name of a 29-year-old Mineral woman killed in a wreck in Louisa County Saturday night.

Troopers were called to the crash along Kentucky Springs Road just over a mile north of Ordinary Road just before 11 p.m., according to Sgt. Dylan Davenport with Virginia State Police.

"A 2005 Scion TC was traveling south on Route 652 when it ran off the right shoulder, struck several trees and overturned," Davenport said.

Officials said the driver, Claudia Casanova, was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected.

Davenport said the victim died of her injuries at the scene.

Troopers said the crash remains under investigation.

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