A Waverly woman died in a single-vehicle crash on River Road in Pike County, Wednesday night. Authorities say 27-year-old Bobbi Jo Newton drove off the left side of the road and hit a tree, and her vehicle came to a rest in the Scioto River.

Troopers say Newton was taken to Adena Pike Hospital where she died. Her passenger, 8-year-old Ylexia Clark, of Waverly, was treated for minor injuries.