Virginia State Police are investigating a crash that happened in Pittsylvania County that left a five-year-old dead and several others injured.
Troopers responded to the incident that occurred on Route 30 just west of Route 775 about 1:34pm Tuesday afternoon.
A woman ran off the right side of the road and hit a tree head on.
The woman, along with two children were taken to Roanoke Memorial for non-life threatening injuries. The five-year-old did not survive the crash.
The woman was wearing a seat belt and all three children were either wearing a seat belt or were secured in a child safety seat.
Charges are pending.