Police ID Motorcyclist in Fatal Crash on Browns Gap Turnpike

July 7, 2014

Albemarle County Police are releasing the name of the woman killed in a motorcycle wreck.

Investigators say 49-year-old Sharon McGaughey was heading south on Browns Gap Turnpike on Friday, July 4, when she crashed into a tree.

Officials say rider inexperience appears to be a factor in the crash.

McGaughey was from Waynesboro.

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