Driver identified in fatal Henrico County crash

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Virginia State Police have responded to the scene of a fatal vehicle crash that took place in Henrico County early Sunday.

The incident occurred around 7:10 a.m. on I-295S at the intersection of Route 1 and involved a single vehicle.

Police say the car was traveling south on I-295 when it got off the ramp at Route 1 at a high rate of speed, causing the car to run off the road to the right and hit several trees before overturning.

The driver of the car was 52-year-old Nancy C. Lauff. She was not wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.

Speed is being considered a factor in the crash.

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