The State Police troopers are investigating a fatal crash that happened on Pacific Boulevard on Friday afternoon.
According to the report, the crash happened just after 2:30 p.m. June 18 when a southbound Toyota Camry came upon stopped traffic and was unable to brake in time. The car sideswiped two other vehicles before running into the rear of a box truck, becoming pinned underneath.
The Toyota’s adult female driver was transported to Reston Hospital for treatment of injuries described as serious. A passenger, Patricia A. Edwards, 66, of Potomac Falls, passenger, died at the scene. The occupants of the other vehicles were not injured.
[Note: This article has been updated with the identity of the victim.]