Road reopens following fatal wreck in Statesville

A fatal wreck shut down a roadway in Statesville early Wednesday morning, Highway Patrol said. 

The crash happened just before 5 a.m. Wednesday, March 7 along Old Mountain Road in the area of Marie Duke, just south of the Statesville Airport news partner WSIC reported. 

Multiple agencies responded to the scene. 

Iredell ECOM told WSIC the crash was deadly. 

Check back for updates on this developing story.