HALIFAX COUNTY (WSLS 10) – Virginia State Police (VSP) are investigating a fatal crash in Halifax County. The crash occurred March 18th at 4:55 p.m., on Route 40, approximately 200 feet east of Route 603.
According to police, a 2004 Honda Accord was traveling along Route 40 when it hydroplaned and ran off the right side of the road. The Honda then struck a tree. The driver, Kathryn A. Epperson, 55, of Nathalie, Va., died at the scene. She was not wearing a seatbelt.
The crash remains under investigation.