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Kernersville man, 22, dies after crashing into tree in Greensboro

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — A 22-year-old Kernersville man has died after authorities said his truck went off the road and he crashed into a tree.

Austin Garrett May suffered critical injuries and was pronounced dead by Guilford County emergency workers, according to Greensboro police.

The crash happened shortly before 12:30 a.m. Saturday as the victim was driving a 2007 Ford F-150 westbound on Interstate 40 Business.

May lost control of the truck, drove off the roadway and hit a tree, according to Greensboro police.

Authorities have not released a cause of the crash. No charges are pending.

The wreck is being investigated by the Greensboro Police Department Crash Reconstruction Unit. It’s been six days since the last fatal collision in Greensboro, according to police.