35-year-old Joyneia C. Joyner dies in fatal Route 17 car crash on Thursday, September 23, 2021

Route 17 Car Crash Death of Joyneia C. Joyner Smithfield- Obituary

35-year-old Smithfield woman, Joyneia C. Joyner, has died in a fatal Route 17 car crash that occurred on Thursday, September 23, 2021, in Virginia. The accident happened near the bridge that link Carrollton to North Suffolk. According to official reports, a 2010 Ford Focus hydroplaned and went out of control before crashing into a 2020 Freightliner dead-on.

Police say Joyneia was left with fatal injuries to which she succumbed right at the scene even though she had her seatbelt on at the time of the crash. The operator of the 2020 Freightliner did not suffer any injuries.

The accident is still being investigated.