1 killed, another seriously hurt in Asheville wreck

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WSPA) – One person is dead and another was seriously hurt after a crash on Airport Road in Asheville, early Thursday morning.

Police say a Subaru station wagon drifted into the left turn lane and struck a Honda Pilot that was attempting to make a left turn from Airport Road onto Old Shoals Road just before 6:00am.

The driver of the Subaru, 41-year-old John Wesley Williams IV, died from his injuries at the scene.

The driver of the Honda Pilot was taken to Mission Hospital for serious injuries.

Airport Road was closed for around four hours after the crash.

The wreck remains under investigation.