20-year-old Jefferson Cody Elliott, from Roanoke County, and 18-year-old Danial Wayne Buckner, from Franklin County, were killed at the scene of an auto accident. The crash occurred on Monday, November 11, 2013, before dawn in the 5900 block of Merriman Road in Roanoke County. According to reports, the driver lost control of the sedan, went airborne, and crashed into a utility pole. The young driver of the vehicle is in critical condition at a Roanoke Hospital. Elliott and Buckner are thought to be the back-seat passengers of the vehicle. The front-seat passenger did not require medical treatment. The accident is under investigation; however, speed is believed to be the cause of the crash.
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