July 14, 2007
Two people from Shipman are dead after crashing their car early Saturday morning in Albemarle County. It happened along the 7800 block of Gordonsville Road.
Police say 46-year-old Courtney Lee Lindsay of Shipman died when the car he was driving went over an embankment and hit several trees. A 9-year-old passenger was also killed. A second passenger, a 13-year-old, is listed in critical condition at the UVa Medical Center.
The road was closed for a about four hours this morning.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.