A 72-year-old Hampstead woman died this afternoon in a crash on Marshall Mill Road in Precinct 3/Franklin.

Beatrice Martin, of the 18000 block of Marshall Mill Road, was driving a Chevy Cavalier northbound on Marshall Mill Road at 1:11 p.m. when, investigators say,  her car left the road and struck a tree. No other vehicles were involved. The investigation continues.