One person was killed and two others were injured early Saturday when a car traveling the wrong direction on Interstate 77 collided with another car, tying up traffic for two hours.
The collision took place near Exit 23 at about 2:30 a.m. Saturday, with a car traveling south on northbound lanes, authorities said.
The N.C. Highway Patrol is investigating the collision.
No names of any of the victims have been released as of Saturday.
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