Salisbury teen dies after crashing vehicle into tree

The Rowan County Sheriff's Office said an 18-year-old girl has died after crashing her vehicle into a tree over the weekend. 

The accident happened around 8 p.m. Sunday, November 6 on Mooresville Road. 

Deputies said Ella Ferguson was traveling westbound when she veered right and collided with a tree. She was transported to CMC-Main where she passed away. 

Speed is not believed to be a factor. 

The Rowan County Sheriff's Office is continuing to investigate this crash. 

There is a vigil at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Neel Road Baptist Church, according to the Salisbury Post.