Allenwood woman killed in Virginia crash
RICHMOND, VA – A woman from Union County was killed in a crash Saturday morning near Richmond, Virginia. 62-year-old Carol Metzler of Allenwood was a passenger in her husband’s tractor-trailer, when the rig veered off the road and overturned.
Metzler was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle on Interstate 295 around 3:20 a.m. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Her husband, Donald Metzler, was seriously injured in the crash and was transported to an undisclosed hospital. The Metzler’s were hauling grain at the time of the crash. (Ali Stevens)