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One person killed in head-on collision in Bladen County

A man was killed when two vehicles owned by Sanderson Farms were involved in a head-on collision Thursday morning in Bladen County. (Source: WECT) A man was killed when two vehicles owned by Sanderson Farms were involved in a head-on collision Thursday morning in Bladen County. (Source: WECT)
BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) -

A man was killed when two vehicles owned by Sanderson Farms were involved in a head-on collision Thursday morning in Bladen County.

The wreck took place on NC 41 near Mote Fields Road at approximately 7 a.m.

According to Trooper Gore with the State Highway Patrol, The driver of a truck crossed the center line and collided with head on with a vehicle heading west.

The driver of the truck, 22-year-old Tyler Barnes of Fairmont, died at the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

The road was closed for several hours after the wreck.

An 18-wheeler owned by Sanderson Farms was involved in a fatal wreck on Wednesday. A woman and her two passengers died when she failed to stop at a stop sign on US 210 and crashed into the 18-wheeler.

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