Mother and Daughter Die, Others Injured in I-95 Crash
A mother and daughter were killed and three others injured in a two-vehicle crash on I-95 North of Richmond yesterday. Charles Fishburne reports.
State Police say 45-year old Theresa Supica and her 12-year old daughter Samantha were on a family vacation, traveling from Ohio to Virginia Beach, when the accident occurred.
Molnar: A 2006 Toyota Corolla was travelling in the right hand lane when the driver changed lanes to avoid another vehicle and lost control.
State Police Sgt. Thomas Molnar
Molnar: Corolla then struck a 2003 Ford Explorer which was travelling in the left lane at the time of the crash. The Explorer then lost control and overturned several times before coming to rest on its roof.
The driver of the Toyota, 20-year old See Yoo, received minor injuries. Two other occupants of the the SUV, the teenaged driver and her sister, also Theresa's daughters, were transported to VCU Medical Center with serious injuries.
Southbound lanes on I-95 finally reopened at 5:30 yesterday, six hours after the crash. No charges have been filed at this time.
Charles Fishburne, WCVE News