AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal crash in Augusta County that happened on Monday afternoon at mile marker 227 on Interstate 81.
 
A 2013 Honda CRV was going north when it ran off the right side of the road, went down an embankment and struck a tree. 
 
The driver, Franklin D. Schrader, 86, of Bloomsburg, Penn., was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment of serious injuries. He was wearing a seat belt.
 
The passenger, Sherian K. Angeli, 80, also of Bloomsburg, Penn., died at the scene. She was also wearing a seat belt.
 
The crash remains under investigation.