Troopers confirm two people dead in Buckingham County - WNEM TV 5

Troopers confirm two people dead in Buckingham County

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BUCKINGHAM, VA (WWBT) -

State troopers in Buckingham County confirm two people died in a head-on collision Monday, when a car tried to pass another on Route 15.

According to law enforcement, 28-year-old Shedrick Anderson and 74-year-old Carolyn Whittaker lost their lives in the crash around 5:50 p.m.

Troopers said Anderson attempted to pass a driver in front of him, but collided with Whittaker when he crossed into the opposite lane.

Both victims died at the scene, half a mile south of Route 715.

Anderson was a resident of Fluvanna, while Whittaker lived in Buckingham.

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