NEW CASTLE, Va. (AP) -- Three people are dead and two are in the hospital after a vehicle ran off the road and hit a tree in Craig County.
Virginia State Police say the accident occurred late Sunday on Virginia 311. The driver of a 2000 Isuzu Rodeo lost control as she attempted to pass another vehicle that was making a left turn.
State police say the Rodeo's driver, 18-year-old Megan Anne Bradley of New Castle, died at the scene. A passenger, 22-year-old Carleigh Megan Taylor of New Castle, also died at the scene. Another passenger, 19-year-old Tia Jordan Gardner of New Castle, died a short time later at a Roanoke hospital.
Two other passengers in the Rodeo were injured and taken the hospital
The driver of the other vehicle and two passengers weren't injured.
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