A young North Carolina woman died when a large SUV going the wrong direction crashed into her truck head-on early Saturday morning, reports said.

The man who was driving the SUV also died in the crash which happened around 3:15 a.m. near mile marker 20 along Interstate 485 near Charlotte, according to WBTV.

The Long Creek Fire Department responded to the crash, which was in the inner lanes of I-485 near Oakdale Road, fire officials said.

WBTV reported that a call to authorities before the crash said that a Hummer SUV was driving in the wrong direction along I-485.


WSOC-TV, citing the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, reported that the driver of a Hummer, Robert Lee Presson Jr., 43, of Charlotte collided with a 2008 Dodge truck.  Presson died at the scene.

The driver of the Dodge truck, Amy Lee Lofton, 22, of Belmont also died at the scene, WSOC-TV reported.