GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A High Point man was killed in an accident on Bryan Boulevard Thursday morning, according to Highway Patrol Master Trooper Chris Knox.
The accident happened at about 9:30 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of Bryan Boulevard near Regional Road.
Upon arrival, troopers discovered 46-year-old Donald Petree Jr. was killed in the accident.
Knox said Petree appears to have approached a slow-moving dump truck and collided with it. It is unclear why he failed to reduce speed.
The driver of the dump truck sustained minor injuries.
The eastbound lanes of Bryan Boulevard were closed for about two hours as the roadway was cleared.