23-year-old Danville woman killed after being thrown from car that overturned


PITTSYLVANIA Co., (WSET) -- Police are investigating a crash that left one woman dead Wednesday afternoon in Pittsylvania County.

Police said a car was traveling north on Route 29, less than a mile north of Route 642, when it ran off the side of the highway, struck the guardrail and overturned.

They said the driver, Shantique L. Reid, 23, of Danville, Va., was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. She died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.

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