July 28, 2013
Afternoon downpours in Charlottesville and Central Virginia created some problems for drivers.
A woman was taken to the University of Virginia Medical Center Saturday afternoon after slamming her car into a tree in Charlottesville.
It happened around 3:30 p.m. on Fifth Street near Bailey Road.
Charlottesville Police say the driver lost control of the car when she slid on the wet road and hit a tree. The driver is expected to be OK.