VSP identify 2 killed in Louisa County crash

LOUISA COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Two people were killed in a single-vehicle wreck in Louisa County Tuesday night.

The crash occurred at around 6:05 p.m. on Route 626 (Jordon Store Road) and Route 626 (Mallory Road).

According to Virginia State Police, a 2009 Ford Focus was traveling north on Jordon Store Road when it went through the intersection of Mallory Road and struck an embankment.

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The driver Michael A. Martin, 28 of Fluvanna County, Virginia and passenger Wendy A. McDaniel, 21 of Scottsville, Virginia died at the scene; they were not wearing seatbelts, according to VSP.

Speed is being considered a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation.

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