LUNENBURG COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal crash that occurred earlier this month in Lunenburg County.

According to police, the crash occurred around 10:20 p.m. on Sept. 15 on Poorhouse Road near the intersection with Ashton Road/Marshall Town Road.

Police say a 1996 Ford F150 was heading north on Poorhouse Road when it ran off the right side of the road and hit a tree.

The driver, identified as 16-year-old Riley G. Whitus of Blackstone, died at the scene.

Police say she was not wearing a seat belt.

The investigation into this crash is ongoing.