32-year-old NC man on ATV killed in crash with deputy

32-year-old NC man on ATV killed in crash with deputy

SANFORD, N.C. (WNCN) - An ATV rider was killed in a head-on crash with a Lee County sheriff's deputy early Friday morning.

Shelton McLean, 32, of Sanford, died after being hit around 1 a.m. on East Forest Oak Drive near Ward Memorial Baptist Church in Sanford.

East Forest Oak Drive remains closed.

The North Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.

Lee County Sheriff's Deputy Manuel Torres was taken to hospital. His condition wasn't immediately known.