Car crash

A Nissan Murano is partly submerged in St. Thomas Harbor following an accident on Veterans Drive on Friday.

ST. THOMAS — A woman died of injuries suffered in a two-vehicle collision on Veterans Drive on Friday, police said.

The victim was identified as Evelyn Edwards, 72.

Edwards was heading east on Veterans Drive at 6:28 p.m. in her Nissan Murano when she collided with a van going in the opposite direction, police said. Edwards’ vehicle then crossed the waterfront apron and plunged into St. Thomas Harbor.

Edwards was pulled from the submerged vehicle and transported to Schneider Hospital where she was treated but died of injuries sustained in the collision, police said.

Further information about the accident was not available Friday night.

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