Mountain View N.C. 127 Two-Car Accident, 1 Dead

Motorist Dies In Two-Car Accident In Hickory, Catawba County

A yet to be identified individual has died in a two-car head-on crash that happened around 7 p.m. on Wednesday night, October 27, 2021 on N.C. 127 South in Mountain View, Catawba County.

According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the incident happened on 127 South near Gordon Road when one of the cars driving northbound veered off the centerlines multi times and enter the opposite lane and struck another car travelling on that lane head-on.

The driver of the car that crossed into the opposite lane suffered serious injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. While the driver of the car that was struck was not hurt.

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the crash.