Roanoke pursuit ends in crash in Botetourt County

Published: Sep. 18, 2023 at 11:01 PM EDT
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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - A police chase Monday night ended with a rollover crash in Botetourt County.

According to Virginia State Police, the pursuit began in Roanoke City when troopers reported a driver going 75 miles per hour on a road where the speed limit was 35 miles per hour. It’s unclear which vehicle was involved, or where the pursuit was initiated.

State Police say the driver refused to stop and crashed in Botetourt County at Route 11 and Route 220A.

The vehicle that was being pursued rolled over. As of 11 p.m. Monday, it was unclear if any injuries were reported.