Troopers need help identifying moped rider killed in Rowan Co.

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ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. —

North Carolina state troopers were investigating a deadly crash overnight in Rowan County.

Troopers said the accident happened on U.S. 70 eastbound near Salisbury around 10:30 p.m.

A moped traveling the wrong way on U.S. 70 crashed into a car, according to troopers. The driver of that moped died and officials are having trouble identifying him.

He is described as a Hispanic man in his 40s or 50s.

Investigators closed the road for more than two hours while they cleared the scene.

If you have any information, please call the Highway Patrol at 704-639-7574.

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