North Carolina (NC) Trooper C.B. Ferrell said the tractor-trailer was parked on the side of the road Monday afternoon. Ferrell said a witness said the pickup, which had five men aboard, veered under the truck, Fox 8 reported.
As well as the two people in the pickup who died, Mecklenburg County's paramedic service, said the other three people in the pickup were injured were transported to Carolinas Medical Center with serious injuries.
The accident occurred around 1:30 p.m. near where Interstate 485 meets Interstate 85 near Charlotte Douglas International Airport.
The fatality occurred about two weeks after a deadly wrongful death road crash in North Carolina (NC).
In February a deadly two-car collision on N.C. 111 left one man dead and another in the hospital, highway patrol officials reported. According to Duplin County, North Carolina (N.C.) officers familiar with the fatal car accident, the wreck occurred around 9:07 a.m. near the intersection of N.C. 111 and Ridgeway Road.
A 20 yr old Marine from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina (N.C.) was driving a Ford 15-passenger van toward the Albert Ellis Airport when he swerved left of center and collided with a Chevrolet Cavalier driven by a 63 yr old Duplin County man, who was killed instantly from the head on collision.
Also in February two North Carolina (NC) women died in a single-car crash on U.S. 220 in Franklin County, North Carolina (N.C.) after veering off the road and hitting a concrete wall. Mary McKethan Harper, 54, drove off the northbound side of U.S. 220 at McNeil Mill Road and hit a concrete wall, state police spokesman Sgt. Rob Carpentieri, said. The deadly one vehicle accident took place in the early hours of the morning.
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