Man killed in deadly north Charlotte wreck identified

Caroline Hicks | WBTV
Caroline Hicks | WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A man who was killed in a wreck in north Charlotte Friday morning has been identified.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the fatal wreck happened around 2:23 a.m. on Gibbon Road and Old Statesville Road. Police said 48-year-old Andrew James Durgan III was driving a 2006 Chevrolet van when he ran off the road and struck a tree.

Gibbon Road was shut down in both directions between Old Statesville Road and Garvin Drive for some time. The road has since reopened. Police tweeted about the wreck just before 3 a.m.

Police say Durgan was not wearing a seat belt.

Officers don't believe speed or alcohol were factors in this wreck.

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