WILKES COUNTY, N.C. — The former owner of a Statesville auto body shop was shot to death Sunday in Wilkes County in what is reportedly being investigated as a road rage incident.
Kelly Black, 56, died on Sunday and his son, Stephen Black, was seriously injured.
Police said Kelly and Stephen, 25, were involved in a road rage incident on U.s 421 in Roaring River, a community about 7 miles east of Wilkesboro. When they stopped, they were shot.
The gunman told police that the pair pulled a gun on him.
No arrests have been made, but according to the paper, the suspected shooter was questioned.
Investigators are still talking with prosecutors about possible charges.
Kelly Black owned B&B Collision Center on Highway 115 before moving to Wilkes County a few years ago.
Investigators have not revealed whether the Blacks were armed when the shooting happened.
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