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A King George resident is dead following a two vehicle crash on Route 301 at the intersection of Route 623 in King George County.
At 2:48 p.m., Aug. 19, 2012, Virginia State Police responded to the crash scene after the driver of a 2000 Saturn station wagon failed to yield the right-of-way at a stop sign and was struck by the driver of a 2005 Nissan Altima. The impact caused the Saturn to overturn before coming to rest.
The Saturn was traveling westbound on Route 623 and the Nissan was traveling northbound on Route 301 at the time of the crash.
The driver of the Saturn, who was wearing her safety belt, died at the scene. The female driver and a male passenger in the Nissan both suffered minor injuries and were assessed at the scene by emergency medical technicians. They were also wearing their safety belts.
The left lanes of both north and southbound Route 301 were closed to allow for the investigation. The Virginia State Police Accident Reconstruction Team and the King George County Sheriff's Office assisted with the on-going crash investigation.
Saturn Driver: Sharon B. Zwicker, 54, 11000 block of Pine Hill Road, King George, Va.
Nissan Driver: April C. Hall, 19, 38000 block of Frank Hall Lane, Chaptico, Md.
Nissan Passenger: Collin E. Brooks, 21, 40000 block of Colonial Court, Mechanicsville, Md.
Sergeant Thomas J. Molnar