North Carolina

Driver Killed in Accident at I-85 in Davidson County, NC

Date
February 28, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected
No

Where it Happened

I-85, Manson, Davidson County, NC, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
North Carolina Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Tractor-trailer
Road/Highway
I-85
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Tractor-trailer parked in a shoulder was struck by another tractor-trailer


What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that killed a driver at I-85 in Davidson County, NC on February 28th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 6:30 a.m. According to investigators, a tractor-trailer left the roadway before colliding with a second tractor-trailer parked in a right shoulder. From there, police say the truck veered into multiple trees, leaving the driver with fatal injuries at the scene. Additional information was not available.

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