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Christmas Day crash injures two

Two individuals were injured in a single-vehicle crash Saturday night, according to state police. Trooper J. R. Abbott reported Charles E. Womack, 38, of Halifax and his passenger, Mirtha Seda, 47, were injured when the 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe Womack was driving ran off the left side of the road and overturned on the passenger side.

EMS personnel transported both to Halifax County Regional Hospital, Abbott said.

The crash occurred at 7:42 p.m. Saturday on Route 360, one-tenth mile west of Route 57.

Trooper Abbott estimated damage to the SUV at $3,500. No charges were filed.

No one was injured in a three-vehicle crash Thursday morning, state police said.

Trooper T. C. Comer reported a 1992 Ford F-150 driven by Donnell J. Simmons, 59, of Crystal Hill and a 2004 Dodge Caravan driven by Michelle S. Pulliam, 29, of Nathalie had stopped for an oversized load to pass. A 2001 Chrysler Voyager driven by Christie S. Carr, 33, of Nathalie struck the rear of the Caravan and pushed it into the F-150.

The crash occurred at 10:30 a.m. Thursday on Route 626, 100 feet south of Route 621.

Trooper Comer estimated damages at $2,500 to the Voyager, $2,000 to the Caravan and $500 to the Ford pickup. He charged Carr with following too closely and Simmons with having no operator’s license.

Neither driver was injured in a Thursday afternoon crash, according to state police.

Trooper Comer reported a 1995 Toyota driven by Shernita A. Jordan, 62, of South Boston failed to yield the right of way to a 2007 Ford F-150 driven by Harry R. Brandon, 51, also of South Boston, and the two vehicles collided.

The wreck occurred at 1:30 p.m. Thursday on Highway 58 at its intersection with Highway 501.

Trooper Comer estimated damages at $1,500 to the Toyota and $2,000 to the Ford pickup. He charged Jordan with failure to yield the right of way.

No one was injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday morning, state police reported.

Trooper D. J. Cline said a 2002 Nissan Frontier driven by Robert Franklin III, 20, of Scottsburg pulled into the road and struck the side of a 2008 Honda RDX driven by James L. McDaniel Jr., 52, of Madison Heights.

The wreck occurred Friday at 11:50 a.m. on Route 360, three-tenths of a mile west of Route 344.

Trooper Cline estimated damages at $1,700 to the Nissan and $4,500 to the Honda, and he charged Franklin with failure to yield the right of way.

No charges were filed in a Sunday morning single-vehicle crash, according to state police.

Trooper A. D. Dishman reported a 1994 Ford Explorer driven by Brian L. Tuck, 32, of Scottsburg ran off the right side of the road and overturned.

Tuck was not injured in the crash that occurred at 7:25 a.m. Sunday on Route 729, one and one-half miles west of Route 360.
Trooper Dishman estimated damage to the Explorer at $1,500.

A deer damaged a pickup truck in Halifax last week, said town police.

Lt. D. D. Irby said a 1996 GMC pickup driven by Raymond McFarland, 62, of South Boston was traveling north on Halifax Road when a deer struck the vehicle’s driver side front quarter panel.

Irby said McFarland was not injured in the crash that occurred on Dec. 21 near the intersection with Golf Course Road.

Lt. Irby said reporting Officer W. G. Yancey estimated damage to the pickup at $1,000.

No charges were filed.