Sheriff: One man dead after fight at Fincastle gas station


BOTETOURT COUNTY (WSLS 10) - One man is dead after a fight in Fincastle, according to the Botetourt County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies responded to a call at about 5:51 p.m. on Thursday evening at the BP gas station and Happy Food Mart at 8216 Roanoke Road near the intersection of Roanoke Road and S Church Street.

When they arrived, one man was already on the ground laying at the gas pumps. Botetourt County Emergency Services took him to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital where was pronounced dead.

The other man was taken to the hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injures and charges are pending against him

The sheriff's office has not yet released the victim's name because it is still in the process of notifying next of kin.