On Tuesday October 3rd 2023, officers were dispatched to a two vehicle crash in the 5900 block of W. Main St in Roanoke County. A 1997 Ford Explorer driven by Kiara Tes was traveling eastbound on W. Main St when it collided with a 2007 Ford Focus. The driver and front passenger of the Focus were not wearing a seat belt and were pronounced dead at the scene. Ms. Tes was wearing a seat belt and was transported with non-life threatening injuries. Ms. Tes has been charged with Driving Under the Influence. Speed was not a factor in the crash, and addition charges are pending. The road was closed to traffic for several hours, but has been reopened. The investigation is ongoing.