Person killed in multi-vehicle crash in Salisbury identified

Person killed in multi-vehicle crash in Salisbury identified
Rowan EMS, and Salisbury Police (SPD) responded at 5:42 p.m. to an accident involving four automobiles and one motorcycle in the 1800 block of Jake Alexander Blvd. near Woodleaf Bowling Lanes. (Source: (David Whisenant-WBTV))

SALISBURY, N.C. (WBTV) - A person killed in a multi-vehicle crash on Jake Alexander Boulevard in Salisbury Sunday has been identified by police as 54-year-old James Edward Burris.

The Salisbury Fire Department, Rowan Rescue, Rowan EMS, and Salisbury Police (SPD) responded at 5:42 p.m. to an accident involving four automobiles and one motorcycle in the 1800 block of Jake Alexander Blvd. near Woodleaf Bowling Lanes.

Two adult patients and one child were taken to Novant Health Rowan Medical Center. Their conditions are still unknown at this time.

Burris died at the scene.

The roadway was closed for a time during the investigation. SPD is being assisted by the China Grove Police Department.

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