SUSSEX COUNTY, Va. (WVEC) -- Three people are dead after a three-vehicle crash earlier this morning.

Police said the crash happened on Dec. 10 around 3 a.m. on Route 460 on General Mahone Highway, west of Route 614.

The driver of a 2013 Kia Soul, 30-year-old Christy Allen, was traveling east on Route 460 and crossed the center lane, officials said.

She hit a Honda head-on, causing the third vehicle involved, a Toyota, to rear-end the Honda.

Allen was taken to a local hospital but died as a result of her injuries.

Her passenger, 28-year-old Roquisha Broady, also died in the crash. Allen and Broady were not wearing their seatbelts, police said.

Officials determined alcohol was a factor in the crash.

The driver of the Honda, Lashaunda Faltz, was wearing her seatbelt but had major injuries. Her passenger, 25-year-old Dequincy Jackson, was not wearing his seatbelt and died on impact.

Whitney Woods, the driver of the Toyota, had minor injuries. She was the only one in her car.