CONCORD, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) — Two people are dead after a crash involving a wrong-way driver on Interstate 85 in Concord this week, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
The North Carolina Department of Transportation said the crash happened after 12:30 a.m. Thursday on northbound I-85 near Davidson Highway.
Troopers said a driver was traveling the wrong way when two vehicles collided head-on. The drivers of both vehicles died.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol said the interstate was closed for nearly four hours.
The crash is still under investigation.