VSP investigating fatal crash in Tazewell Co.

TAZEWELL COUNTY, VA (WJHL) – The Virginia State Police is investigating a single-vehicle fatal crash that happened Monday morning in Tazewell County, Va.

According to a VSP news release, the crash happened just before noon Monday on Route 641, a few hundred feet south of Route 760.

VSP said a 2010 Ford Escape was traveling along Route 641 when it ran off the right side of the road and hit a tree.

The driver of the Escape, Penny A. Crouse, 36, of Bandy, Va., died at the scene.

VSP said Crouse was not wearing her seat belt.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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