MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Va. — The person killed in Tuesday's crash on Interstate 81 in Montgomery County has been identified by Virginia State Police.
73-year-old Barbara Barnette of Carrollton died in the accident.
The driver of the vehicle, 77-year-old Orvil Barnette of Carrollton, is still in the hospital.
He's being treated for his injuries at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
A woman and three other people were hurt when their SUV crashed on Interstate 81 in Montgomery County Tuesday.
State Police say the crash happened around 1:18 p.m. in the northbound lanes near mile marker 120. The SUV ran off the right side of the road. The driver over-corrected and the Ford Explorer rolled over several times.
A woman in the front seat was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. She died at a hospital. The man who was driving was also not wearing a seat belt. He was flown to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. Two children, ages 6 and 8, were in child seats. They were taken by ambulance to Carilion New River Valley Medical Center. Troopers describe their injuries as not life threatening.