• Man dies in weather-related crash on I-85


    BELMONT, N.C. - A man died after a weather-related wreck on Interstate 85 in Belmont Friday morning.

    Police said Gilbert Carmona, 28, slowed down on the interstate due to weather-related traffic conditions when he was rear-ended by a tractor trailer around 9:30 a.m.

    The accident occurred I-85 north near the exit 27 off ramp.

    Police are still investigating the crash and not yet said if any charges will be filed.

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