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      Ridgeway Woman Killed in Henry Co. Crash

      Henry Co., VA - State Police are investigating an accident that killed Ridgeway woman Thursday evening.

      According to State Police, Ellen Compton-Gooding, 60, was driving a 1991 Ford Explorer northbound on Route 87 when it ran off of the right side of the road, hitting the bank and rolling over, eventually striking a 1997 Chevrolet pick-up truck.

      The Chevrolet truck was stopped at the intersection of Route 1008.

      Compton-Gooding was taken to Memorial Hospital of Martinsville where she died from her injuries. She was not wearing a safety belt at the time of the crash, State Police say.

      State Police are continuing their investigation into the crash.

      Stay with ABC 13 for further updates.

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