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Police have identified a Vernal woman who died in a head-on crash Monday evening.

VERNAL — Police have identified a Vernal woman who died in a head-on crash Monday evening.

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Isabella Giese, 21, was driving east on US 40 near 895 West when her vehicle drifted into the oncoming lane, hitting another vehicle head-on, according to Vernal Assistant Police Chief Keith Campbell.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene while a man who was in the car with her was rushed to Ashley Regional Medical Center, then taken by medical helicopter to another hospital along the Wasatch Front, Campbell said.

The driver and passenger in the vehicle that was hit sustained only minor injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.