DAVIE COUNTY, N.C. – One man is dead after a wreck in Davie County on Friday night, according to North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
Eric Vaughn Johnson died at the scene of the crash, reported shortly after 7:30 p.m. near Juney Beauchamp and Baltimore roads.
Johnson was driving and went around a curve at a high rate of speed, causing his car to go off to the right, according to officials.
Troopers said he then over-corrected, crossed the center, ran off to the left and hit a tree.
Authorities remained on the scene for more than two hours.