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Two people die after being hit by pickup truck on Route 220 in Franklin County

FRANKLIN COUNTY, VA – A vehicle verses pedestrians crash in Franklin County claimed two lives Monday night.  

It happened around 7:53 p.m. on Route 220, one tenth of a mile south of Willow Creek Road.


Virginia State Police said a 2001 Ford F-150 was going south on Route 220, when the vehicle ran off the left side of the highway, went into the median and hit two people.


Roanoke residents, Matthew Paul Sink, 40, and Melinda Lynn Headrick, 43, died at the scene.


Police said the crash remains under investigation and charges are pending.

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