The Virginia State Police are continuing their investigation into a fatal crash that occurred around 5:00 pm Monday afternoon on Route 58 at the intersection of Route 640 in Patrick County.
The investigation revealed that a 1998 Saturn station wagon that was traveling northbound on Route 640 when it pulled out across the intersection of Route 58 and into the path of an eastbound tractor-trailer.
The driver of Saturn Cynthia Winters, age 73, of Stuart, Virginia was pronounced dead at the scene.
Winters was wearing a safety belt at the time of the crash.
The driver of the 2000 Kenworth tractor-trailer Arlie Thomas, age 50, of Meadows of Dan was transported to Piedmont Community Hospital with non life threatening injuries.
Thomas was wearing a safety belt at the time of the crash.
The Virginia State Police Motor Carrier and Accident Reconstruction teams are assisting in the ongoing investigation.