Virginia State Police has identified the woman killed in a pedestrian accident in the 20500 block of Timberlake Road near Beechwood Drive last night.
Police said Jasmine Cartier 30, of Saxe, was walking in the westbound travel lane when she was hit shortly before 7:00 p.m. on January 21, 2019. She died at the scene.
Authorities said Samantha E. Nye, 23, of Lynchburg was driving west on Timberlake Road and was unable to avoid Cartier, who police said was dressed in dark clothing.
Nye was taken to Lynchburg General Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. She was wearing a seatbelt.
The crash remains under investigation.