An inmate was killed after an officer-involved shooting in Iredell County on Monday.
The incident happened around 3:30 p.m. on Interstate 40, near mile marker 157.
Officials confirmed that a deputy from Davidson County was transporting an inmate when the deputy fired a weapon. The inmate was killed. The deputy involved was not injured.
Neither the deputy's name or the name of the person shot has been released.
Investigators have not said what may have led to the shooting.