JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a 22-year-old man and a 69-year-old woman died following a two-vehicle crash in James City County in early December.
The crash happened around 5:20 a.m. on Dec. 1 on Monticello Avenue near the intersection with Centerville Road.
A preliminary investigation of the crash revealed that a 2018 Kia Rio driven by 69-year-old Patsy Lindsay was traveling westbound on Monticello Avenue when it drifted into the opposite lane.
At that same time, a 2014 Ford Explorer was traveling eastbound on Monticello Avenue. The driver of the Ford attempted to swerve to avoid the Kia, however, the two vehicles struck head-on.
Police say the driver of the Ford had no apparent injuries.
Lindsay and a passenger in the backseat were both transported to Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News with injuries.
The passenger, later identified as 22-year-old Anakin Joseph Lindsay succumbed to his injuries on Dec. 4, three days after the crash. Patsy Lindsay later died from her injuries on January 2.