STOKES COUNTY, N.C. — One person is dead after an SUV crashed into a car on N.C. 8 in Stokes County, according to Highway Patrol.
At about 6:52 a.m., a Chevrolet Suburban was heading north on N.C. 8 while a Pontiac Bonneville drove south.
Troopers say the Suburban crossed left of center and hit the Bonneville near Bolejack Road.
The driver of the Bonneville, identified as 45-year-old Christopher Michael Cowden, of Danbury, was killed.
The driver of the Suburban had minor injuries.
Troopers say inattention was a factor. Charges are pending.