FIRST ON 3: Fatal accident in Brunswick County
LELAND, NC (WWAY) — Just before 7 a.m., North Carolina Highway Patrol confirmed troopers were on scene of a fatal accident in Brunswick County. Details are still coming into our newsroom from Goodman Road and Highway 17 near Leland.
It appears a SUV veered off the road into a construction site in the median while traveling northbound. The vehicle hit a piece of construction equipment after the driver was ejected from his SUV. He died at the scene.
The identity of the driver has not been released, but troopers tell WWAY he is a Brunswick County resident.
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