Advertisement

One person killed in crash on I-85 exit ramp

The accident happened on the I-85 northbound on ramp at exit 74.
The accident happened on the I-85 northbound on ramp at exit 74.(David Whisenant-WBTV)
Updated: May. 31, 2021 at 6:39 AM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - One person was killed in an accident on a ramp leading to I-85 in Rowan County.

Emergency officials were notified just before 4:00 am on Monday that there was an accident on the ramp at Julian Road to I-85 north.

Kenyatta Lamont Martin, 35, of Kannapolis, was killed. Troopers say his car drove off the exit ramp and struck a tree. Martin was not wearing a seatbelt and was thrown from the vehicle.

The ramp has now reopened and the scene is clear.

Copyright 2021 WBTV. All rights reserved.