Woman dies in fatal crash

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By Ben Bomberger, Reporter

MOUTH OF WILSON — The Virginia State Police reports that a 20-year-old Grayson County woman was killed in a wreck on U.S. 58 near Mouth of Wilson on Thursday.

State Trooper Jessie Tilson said he was called to the scene of a one-vehicle accident on U.S. 58, just west of Bear Branch Road, around 7:55 Thursday morning.

Upon arrival, Tilson said the driver — Danielle Nicole Byrd of Independence — was found deceased.

Tilson said Byrd's 2000 Chevy Trailblazer ran off the right side of the road and struck some trees.

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