The North Carolina Highway Patrol said that on the morning of January 27, a man from South Carolina suffered fatal personal injuries in a crash on U.S. 15 in Scotland County.
Trooper John Martin said that the accident was reported around 9:15 a.m. about six and a half miles north of Laurinburg.
The accident report said that 27-year-old McColl, South Carolina resident Norman Eugene Williams was northbound on U.S. 15 and apparently fell asleep at the wheel.
The vehicle crossed the center line, ran off the road to the left, and collided with a tree.
Williams was pronounced dead at the scene.