ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — A person is dead after they were hit by a tractor-trailer on a Rockingham County highway, according to Highway Patrol.
At about 5:06 a.m. Friday morning, troopers responded to the crash on the U.S. 29 off-ramp to Exit 149, N.C. 87.
Troopers say a person was hit and died at the scene.
The exit ramp was closed following the crash. The scene reopened at about 10:17 a.m.