A Stony Point man died in a vehicle accident Monday morning in Iredell County.
23 yer old Jerry Gale Bare III was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash on Highway 70 near the intersection of Sharon School Road. The North Carolina Highway Patrol says the truck driven by Bare left the roadway and struck a tree. The vehicle is said to have erupted into flames.
A passenger in the truck was ejected from the vehicle and is reported to be in critical condition at The Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem.