Charges filed against driver responsible for fatal crash

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Motorcycle rider dies after crash

Charges filed against driver responsible for crash

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — A Troutville woman is facing charges for a crash that resulted in the death of a motorcycle driver.

52-year-old Melissa Evelyn Kasey is charged with Fail to Yield the Right of Way for a crash that happened back in May.

56-year-old James Manetta was taken to the hospital after colliding with Kasey on Newland Road. He later died from his injuries.

Officials say the weather, alcohol and drugs were not a factor in this crash.

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