20-year-old woman dies in crash after striking tree on I-64 in James City Co.

Posted at 12:54 PM, Oct 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-06 19:25:04-04

JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. - State Police are investigating a single vehicle fatal crash that occurred Tuesday morning on Interstate 64.

Police responded to the crash on Interstate 64 at the 228 mile marker around 9:39 a.m.

According to the preliminary investigation, 20-year-old Taalibah Malikah Gray, of Portsmouth, was driving eastbound in a 2005 Nissan Altima, when she lost control of the vehicle, ran off the roadway, and struck a tree.

Police say she was not wearing her seat-belt at the time of impact and was killed instantly.

No further details have been released at this time.

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