Police investigating fatal accident in Shelby

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One person is dead following a crash involving several cars in Shelby, NC.

It happened around 6:30 p.m. Monday evening at Highways 74 and 226.

According to police around 7 cars were involved in the accident.

One vehicle traveling east on west Dixon Boulevard went across  a median hitting several others.

Authorities are still investigating the incident.