Car Accident Sends Woman and Two Year Old To Hospital

Lynchburg, VA - A woman and her two year old son were hospitalized after an accident on Fort Avenue in Lynchburg Thursday night.

According to police, a 79-year-old woman was driving on Fort Ave and failed to yield to an oncoming Dodge.

The two collided, but the woman in the Dodge kept going, crashing into a telephone pole.

The woman and her son are being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The 79-year-old is facing a failure to yield charge.