On Saturday afternoon, there was a fatal crash in Henderson County. According to WLOS ABC News Channel 13, the wreck happened at about 3:00 p.m. on Crab Creek Road, near Curtis Drive. For currently unknown reasons, a westbound Ford pickup truck crossed the centerline and struck a Chrysler head-on. The pickup truck driver, a 44-year-old man from South Carolina, was killed in the crash.
Last week, a cyclist was struck and killed in Henderson County. According to WLOS ABC News Channel 13, the incident happened on Friday afternoon at the intersection of Howard Gap Road and Whispering Hills Drive. The cyclist, 71-year-old Brent Yingling, was struck and killed by a Jeep Wrangler after riding into the intersection. At this time, very few details about the crash have been released.
On Wednesday afternoon, a girl was ejected from a vehicle during a one-car crash in Henderson County. According to WLOS ABC News Channel 13, the wreck happened on East Blue Ridge Road. For currently unknown reasons, the automobile left the roadway, went into a ditch, hit a culvert and then went airborne. At the time of the crash, there were four people in the car, including two children.