BUNCOMBE COUNTY, N.C. — A Leicester man was killed Friday morning when his truck went off the road, N.C. Highway Patrol confirmed Sunday, WLOS reports.
The wreck happened about 9 miles north of Asheville on New Leicester Highway at about 8:30 a.m., a trooper says.
Joshua Clifton was driving and alone in the truck when it went off the road and overturned.
Clifton was not wearing a seat belt.
According to his obituary, Clifton was 30 years old and a married father of one daughter.
The obituary also says Clifton was a farmer and an employee of Blue Ridge Southern Railroad.