Roanoke Co., VA - A three car accident on Route 221 in Roanoke County killed two people and left two others injured.
It happened at the base of Bent Mountain, near the intersection of 221 and Moonlight Lane around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Investigators say 52-year-old Steven Key swerved into oncoming traffic and hit a Subaru driven by 74-year-old James McNeil of Pilot.
The Subaru ended up over the embankment. Both Key and McNeil died.
Key hit a third vehicle before coming to a stop. The accident closed down Route 221 (Bent Mountain Road) for nearly four hours.