18-year-old dies after Roanoke pedestrian crash earlier this month

Two women were hit along Brandon Avenue on May 15

ROANOKE, Va. – An 18-year-old woman from Botetourt County has died after being hit by a car in Roanoke earlier this month.

Mackenzie Beyers, of Troutville, died Tuesday, according to the Roanoke Police Department.

She was one of two women hit on Brandon Avenue on May 15, according to police.

No charges have been placed regarding this incident, which remains part of an ongoing investigation.


A crash in Roanoke sent two pedestrians to a hospital on Friday night, according to Roanoke city police.

Two women were hit on Brandon Avenue down the street from Towers Shopping Center just after 7 p.m.

Authorities on scene told 10 News that the drivers involved were cooperating with police.

Police said there were two vehicles involved, but authorities are still working to determine exactly what happened.

Police said the women were alive when they were transported from the scene, but they did not release any other information regarding their condition.

A neighbor told 10 News that the women live along Brandon Ave.

This is a developing story. Stay with 10 News for updates.


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