UPDATE 9:48 a.m. (7/9/22): Roanoke County Police have provided new information regarding a deadly vehicle crash that took place along Plantation Road Friday night.

At approximately 7:54 p.m. on Friday, July 8, the department says 55-year-old Susan Snyder was driving a 2005 Toyota Rav-4 southbound in the 5800 block of Plantation Road.

According to police, Snyder crossed the double line and hit a 2012 Chevrolet Equinox head-on. Snyder was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Chevrolet was brought to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officials say they do not believe drugs or alcohol factored into the crash, but the weather may have played a part.

Plantation Road was closed for several hours following the crash, but it is now back open.

No charges are pending in this ongoing investigation, authorities say.



ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — According to the Roanoke County Police Department, a vehicle crash Friday night has led to the closure of Plantation Road.

At 8:29 p.m. on Friday, July 8, police notified WFXR News of the closure of Plantation Road from Santee Road to Magnolia Road, saying it is expected to be an extended closure

Information will be added to this article as it becomes available.