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Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Page County

By: Val Thompson
By: Val Thompson

August 15, 2011

A motorcycle driver was killed Friday night in Page County when her bike slammed into a pickup truck.

State Police say the accident happened on a curve on Route 340, just south of the Warren County line. Police say the crash happened at about 5pm.

Jennifer Dianne Pingley, from Bentonville, Va., was killed. She was driving the motorcycle and she was wearing a helmet.

Police say Pingley crossed into the other lane and hit a pickup truck. The truck driver, Cassey Lee Firkin, from Rileyville, Va., was not hurt.


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