Man killed in Union County crash ID'd

Man killed in Union County crash ID'd

WAXHAW, NC (WBTV) - A man who was killed in a crash in Union County Tuesday afternoon identified.

The wreck happened just before 2:48 p.m. on Providence Road South near Cane Creek Road in Waxhaw.

Troopers say the driver of a 1976 Chevrolet pickup truck ran off the right side of the road and overcorrected. That's when the driver drove to the left side of the road, struck trees and an embankment, troopers say.

A passenger, identified as Jonathan Morris, was killed at the scene.

There's no word on what caused the crash. Charges are pending, troopers say.

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