Driver Charged in Deadly Roanoke County Crash

Roanoke Co., VA - Roanoke County investigators have charged a juvenile with two counts of involuntary manslaughter after they say he wrecked a car that killed two people.

That driver also faces one count of unauthorized use of a vehicle.

The accident happened on Merriman Road on November 11th.

Police say the driver was speeding and lost control before hitting a power pole.

18-year-old Danial Buckner, of Franklin County, and 20-year old Jefferson Elliot of Roanoke County were killed.

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