UNION COUNTY, N.C. – One man died in a two-car crash in Union County Tuesday.
North Carolina Highway Patrol responded to the scene around 3:30 p.m. near the intersection of Monroe-Ansonville Road and Trull Hinson Road.
The victim has been identified as Johnathan Brian Barrino, 22, from Monroe.
Troopers say he was headed west on Monroe Ansonville Road and was passing in a no-passing zone. As Barrino attempted to get back to his original side of the road after passing a truck, he lost control and his a second vehicle, according to Highway Patrol.
Officials say Barrino was not wearing a seatbelt.