Lewis Ferry Rd
Car vs. telephone pole and tree
This incident occurred late at night as a vehicle with 3 people in it lost control and hit a telephone pole, snapping it off and then hitting a tree. Two of the people were seriously injured and one was DOA. The power lines were down on the vehicle and were still hot. It took about 30 minutes for the power company to arrive and cut power so extrication of the DOA could be done. West Iredell Fire, Troutman Fire & Rescue, Iredell County Rescue, Iredell County Sheriff, and NC State Patrol responded.