A Glade Hill woman was killed Monday following a crash in Franklin County.

According to the Virginia State Police, a 1994 Nissan Pathfinder was traveling north on Route 671, when the vehicle ran off the right side of the roadway and overcorrected. The vehicle then crossed the roadway and struck a tree.

The crash occurred Monday at 8:02 a.m., one-tenth of a mile south of Route 1143 in Franklin County.

The driver was identified as Nila J. Pizarro, 67, of Glade Hill. Pizarro was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.

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