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MECKLENBURGCOUNTY, N.C. -- One person is dead after they were struck by a tour bus on I-85 southbound near Brookshire Boulevard.

The accident happened around 10:00 p.m. Friday night. NBCCharlotte crews on the scene said the victim was under the bus when they arrived.

Medic confirmed the person was pronounced deceased upon their arrival. He's been identified as James Edward Springs.

It was not immediately clear what led up to the accident.

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