Troopers: Man dies in single-vehicle wreck in Hot Springs
A Tennessee man has died after a single-vehicle wreck in Hot Springs on Wednesday morning.
Trooper Murico L. Stephens with North Carolina Highway Patrol says it happened along U.S. 25/70 just after 8:30 a.m.
Stephens says driver Jesse Ray Tipton, 33, of White Pine, was driving a Honda CRV when it traveled off the road and into an embankment.
Troopers say the vehicle had overturned and Tipton was partially ejected.
Tipton died as a result of his injuries, Stephens said.