ROANOKE, VA : Man arrested in pursuit, crash is identified, facing multiple charges
on Thursday, 4th February 2021
The Roanoke County Police Department has identified the driver in Thursday’s crash on Franklin Road as 47-year-old Barry Wayne Mills, Jr. of Blue Ridge.
Mills crashed a car into a drainage ditch at the intersection of Franklin Road and Brandon Avenue after speeding from police when they attempted a traffic stop February 4. He was found hiding in a dumpster in the Ramada Inn parking lot after exiting the car and running from police.