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Fatal crash under investigation on Hwy 70 in Rowan County

(David Whisenant | WBTV) (David Whisenant | WBTV)
ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

A driver is dead following a crash in Rowan County Tuesday morning. 

It happened just before 7:30 a.m. in the 10000 block of Highway 70, just west of Salisbury. 

A pick-up truck and four-door car were involved in the crash. The woman driving the car was pronounced dead at the scene. Two people in the pickup truck suffered minor injuries.

The woman has now been identified as Samantha Hill, 42, of Kannapolis.  According to the Highway Patrol, Hill pulled out from a business driveway into the path of the pick-up truck.

The driver of the truck was identified as Ronald Lane, 57, of Cleveland.

The crash happened in the median and did not close Highway 70.

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