Union County Man Killed on I-85 in Car Accident
Trooper M.W. Coley of the NC Highway Patrol reported that Myers was not wearing s safety belt and was speeding at 80 miles per hour in a 65 MPH zone of the interstate. The crash occurred at half past noon on I-85 south of Exit 54 in Cabarrus County.
The case will now be handled by the medical examiner at Carolinas Medical Center (CMC) Northeast in Concord, North Carolina, for further investigation into the cause of the crash. It is not yet known if drugs are alcohol were involved in the crash.
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