LEXINGTON, N.C. — A man is dead after a vehicle ran off the road and crashed in Lexington, according to Highway Patrol.
At about 4:59 p.m. Tuesday, troopers responded to the crash on South Union Grove Road.
Highway Patrol reports that a vehicle drove into a left-hand curve, went off the road to the right and hit a tree. The vehicle then caught fire.
The driver, 45-year-old Adrian Craven, of Lexington, died.
The passenger, 48-year-old Jennifer Craven, of Lexington, was injured.
Troopers say speed was a factor.