A police chase stretched through Roanoke City and County Friday evening.
Virginia State Police say a Salem man was traveling the wrong way on Melrose Avenue, which is what started the chase. It ended on Downing Street.
42-year-old Jamie Boudreaux is charged with driving on a suspended license, running from police, possession of a schedule three drug and drug paraphernalia.
Police started chasing Boudreaux around 5:40 p.m. Friday. The chase ended just after 6 p.m.
Witnesses say the chase impacted traffic on Electric Road by Tanglewood Mall, causing an accident.