Victim Identified In Fatal Accident In Chesterfield

Virginia State Police is continuing its investigation into a fatal motor vehicle crash on Route 150 northbound at Strathmore Road in Chesterfield County.

At approximately 1:44 a.m. this morning, troopers responded to the scene after the driver of a 1991 Buick was traveling southbound in the northbound lanes of Route 150 striking a 2002 Nissan Altima head-on.

The adult female driver of the Buick died at the scene. An adult female passenger suffered minor injuries and was transported by ambulance to the hospital.

The adult male driver of the Nissan suffered serious injuries and was also transported by ambulance to the hospital.

The deceased driver has been identified as Drema Y. McCauley, 70, of the 4000 block of Briarwood Drive in North Chesterfield.

A second single vehicle crash occurred when that driver was attempting to avoid the initial fatal crash and ran off of the roadway striking the jersey wall. That driver was not injured.

Everyone was wearing their safety belts.

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