Second person dies after Roanoke crash

Roanoke Police Department reports two men were ejected from the vehicle after a crash Sunday.
Roanoke Police Department reports two men were ejected from the vehicle after a crash Sunday.(WDBJ7)
Published: Nov. 21, 2022 at 11:56 AM EST
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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - A second person has died from injuries in a crash early Sunday, according to Roanoke Police.

Francis Santos Martinez, 35 of Roanoke, died at the scene. Hector Calo Fernandez, 31 of Roanoke, died Monday at a hospital from injuries sustained in the crash.

Police were notified just after 1 a.m. Sunday of the crash in the 1300 block of 10th Street NW. Both men were thrown from the car.

Police said speed was a likely factor in the crash.