Woman dies Thursday in collision with tractor trailer

On October 5, 2017 at approximately 4:00 pm the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office responded to a motor vehicle crash in the southbound lane of Route 100. Upon arrival deputies observed a 2016 KIA had impacted a 2008 Mack Tractor and Trailer in the rear.

The driver of the KIA, Kelli Nicole Roark, sustained significant injuries during the crash and later died of those injuries. The driver of the tractor and trailer was not injured.

The crash is still under investigation by Deputy Alex Eaton with the assistance of the Crash Reconstruction Team. The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the Dublin Police Department, Virginia State Police, Dublin Fire Department, REMSI EMS and Lifeguard Helicopter for their assistance.

The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office would like to offer our thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of Kelli Nicole Roark.

Sheriff Mike Worrell

Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office