RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — One person was killed in a crash on Interstate 73 in Randolph County, according to Highway Patrol.
At about 1:10 p.m. Friday, troopers responded to the crash near the Guilford County/Randolph County line.
A 2006 Toyota passenger car driven by Monte Evan Pope, 54, of Asheboro, was headed south and crossed the median, hitting a 1997 Peterbilt tractor-trailer that was headed north.
Pope died at the scene.
No charges have been filed.
Troopers are continuing to investigate the exact cause of the crash.