One person was killed and another hospitalized in a crash in western Rowan County on Thursday morning, the State Highway Patrol said.
The wreck happened on Sherrills Ford Road at Longbranch Road, blocking the roadway for a time.
Troopers said a car was headed west on Sherrills Ford Road when the driver ran off the road, over-corrected, crossed the center line and hit a truck carrying a flatbed trailer. The car driver was killed. No names have been released.
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