Driver charged after Beaverdam woman dies in Caroline County crash

CAROLINE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) —  A Beaverdam woman is dead after a two vehicle crash in Caroline County Tuesday afternoon.

Police say the crash happened on Ladysmith Road and Anderson Mill Road when a truck turned over onto a 2007 Pontiac as it went around a curve and crossed the double yellow line. The truck spilled logs and limbs onto the car and the roadway.

The driver of the truck, 50-year-old Gary E. Hudson, of Unionville, Virginia, was not injured in the crash. He was wearing a seat belt.

The driver and sole occupant of the 2007 Pontiac, Gwendolyn L. Gray, 64 of Beaverdam, Virginia, died at the scene. Police say she was not wearing a seat belt.

Hudson was charged with reckless driving.

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