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.
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Investigators have not said what may have led to the shooting.