A driver who was involved in a two vehicle crash on November 26, 2019 has passed away due to complications from injuries that he sustained in the crash. William R. Lee, 71, of Leesburg was traveling south on Route 15 when a northbound vehicle entered his lane of travel and struck his car. The northbound vehicle had been attempting to avoid striking a stopped vehicle that was waiting to make a turn on to Hogback Mountain Road. All the involved drivers remained at the scene. Lee was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. He passed away on December 31, 2019. Zakiya N. Jackson-Gomez, 40, of Maryland whose vehicle entered the opposite lane of travel was charged with Reckless Driving and was released on a summons. This case remains under investigation.
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