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One killed after crash in Rockingham County, US-220 back open


ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — One person is dead and possibly four others injured after a crash involving a tractor-trailer in Rockingham County south of Madison Tuesday morning.

The crash occurred about 10:45 a.m. on US-220 near Hwy. 68.

U.S. 220 was closed in both directions near Hwy. 68 for about two hours. The road is now open.

According to authorities, a female was driving southbound on 220 when a tractor-trailer was turning left to go north. Her car crashed into the truck, ran under the trailer, removing the roof of the vehicle.


The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is investigating.

No other information was available.