BLOWING ROCK, N.C (WGHP) — A man died in a crash on the Blue Ridge Parkway on Thursday, April 7. According to the National Park Service.
Dispatchers got a report of a crash near milepost 290 on the parkway.
Rangers and local rescue crews came to the area and found Jonathan Gabriel Reyes Medrano, 22, dead at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.
Officials say that Medrano was driving southbound when he failed to turn on a left-hand curve, the failure led to Medrano driving off the road and his car colliding with a tree.
No further information is available at this time.