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Belmont police still investigating fatal wreck on Wilkinson Blvd.

Police continue to investigate the cause of a six-vehicle wreck that killed a driver in Belmont on Tuesday.

James Henry Pearson, 65, of Greenville, S.C., died in the wreck, police said.

The wreck happened shortly before 10 a.m. on Wilkinson Boulevard, police said.

EMS units took two others from the wreck to area hospitals. One of the injured was admitted overnight and the other was released, police said.

The State Highway Patrol and Gaston County Police Department’s Crime Scene Unit are helping Belmont police with the investigation. Police said it’s too early to say if charges will be filed.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak

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