CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46) - State troopers are investigating what led up to a fatal crash that happened early Saturday morning on I-85 northbound near the Freedom Drive exit.
Officials say 58-year-old Mitchell Smith of Rocky Point, NC lost control of his work van near the exit, hit a median and was ejected from the car. Smith was found dead on scene.
Troopers say he was not wearing a seat belt.
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