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1 dead, 2 injured in rollover crash on I-85 near Stem

Posted August 23, 2016 7:58 a.m. EDT


— A man died early Tuesday morning in a rollover crash on Interstate 85 near the town of Stem, authorities said.

The wreck happened around 2 a.m., according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. Troopers said the vehicle, drive by an unidentified man, ran off the right side of the interstate and flipped several times.

The driver died at the scene, and two passengers were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.