Bedford, VA Auto Accident, May 2015

A Bedford woman died in an accident Monday morning in Bedford County.

The accident happened around 7:10 a.m. Monday on Route 671, less than a mile south of Route 786.

According to Virginia State Police, Alisha Downin lost control of her vehicle on Route 671. She went off the left side of the road, hit an embankment, and flipped.

Downin was 41. She was not wearing a seat belt, according to state police.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation