Police: One person killed in multi-vehicle crash in Hickory

One person has been killed following a multi-vehicle crash Friday in Hickory, according to police. 

The accident happened at 9:31 a.m. at the intersection of 9th NE  Avenue NE and 10th Street NE. 

Officers said the crash occurred when a sedan traveling south on 10th Street ran a stop sign and struck the trailer portion of a tractor trailer traveling west on 9th Avenue NE. 

The driver of the sedan died from injuries sustained in the crash, police say. 

The Hickory Police Department is investigating this collision. Alcohol does not appear to be a factor.