Man charged in fatal weekend crash
posted Jun 18 2012 10:42AM
HANOVER, Va. (AP) - Hanover County police said a King and Queen County resident has been charged in a head-on crash that killed a woman and injured five others.
Hanover County Sheriff's Sgt. Chris Whitley said 56-year-old Richard E. Lawrence Jr. of St. Stephens Church was charged with driving under the influence. Whitley says Lawrence remains at VCU Medical Center.
Whitley said Saturday night's crash killed a woman in Lawrence's car. Her name has been withheld pending notification of relatives.
Whitley says four people in an SUV, including three young children, were treated at VCU Medical Center and released.