Passenger dies in Swannanoa crash
BUNCOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) —
Authorities confirm one person has died in a wreck on US-70 in Buncombe County, near New Salem Road.
The Highway Patrol tells News 13 that a pickup truck was traveling west on US-70 when a van pulled out of a parking lot and collided with the truck.
A passenger inside the van was killed.
There is no other information about injuries and no identities have been released at this time.
The road was closed for a time as crews worked to clear the scene, but it has since reopened.
This story is developing and will be updated as details become available.