Fatal Accident in Springfield

A 62-year-old Alexandria woman died when her car veered off the road and struck a tree Tuesday, Fairfax County Police said.

The driver, Dinh Quy of the 6200 block of William Edgar Drive in Alexandria was operating her 2009 Toyota Corolla in the parking lot of a shopping center on the southeast corner of Rolling Road and Old Keene Mill Road. Quy left the parking lot and headed north in the southbound lanes of Rolling Road. After passing through the intersection of Old Keene Mill Road, the car veered to the left and struck a tree on the west side of Rolling Road. Quy was pronounced dead a short time later.

It is not yet known if a medical condition, alcohol or speed were factors contributing to this crash and it is still under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.



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