N E W S R E L E A S E
Nov. 21, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Stephen A. Rubino, Major
54-year old James City County woman dies in fatal car crash
At 5:58 p.m., on Thursday, Nov. 21, James City County Police responded to single-vehicle car crash in the 7800 block of Church Lane in the Lake Toano subdivision. Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2006 Kia Rio was traveling north toward Richmond Road when the vehicle and ran off the roadway and struck a tree. The driver was transported to Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.
The driver of the vehicle was identified as Rebecca Denise Skinner, 54 of James City County. She was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and speed was a contributing factor. The crash remains under investigation. Church Lane was partially closed for approximately two hours during the investigation.