Hanover woman dies after car falls down embankment
HANOVER COUNTY, Va. — A Sunday evening crash on Kings Acres Road proved fatal after the driver’s car collided with a culvert and spun down a steep embankment.
The vehicle’s driver, Lisa Monaghan, 52, of Hanover, was transported to a local hospital and subsequently pronounced dead.
Shortly after 4 p.m., the Hanover Sheriff’s Office responded to a single-vehicle crash on Kings Acre Road near the intersection with Washington Highway.
A 2006 Dodge Durango was moving east when it traveled off the right side of the roadway, colliding with a culvert and coming to rest at the bottom of a steep embankment, the Sherriff’s Office reports.
Investigators are still collecting information to determine the circumstances that led to this tragic incident.