Conover, NC – One Person Killed in Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash on I-40

Conover, NC (September 21, 2020) – Around 3:45 a.m. early Monday morning, September 21, one person was killed in a fatal crash in Conover.

The accident, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, took place on I-40 around the area of Rock Barn Road. The accident took place in the eastbound lanes of the Interstate for reasons that are not yet known.

Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene of the collision. It is not known if any parties were injured.

Both directions of I-40 were closed down until approximately 6 a.m. Traffic in the area was rerouted onto NC-16 for some time.

No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Accidents in North Carolina

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