A man was killed in a crash in Iredell County Monday (September 6). Shortly after 5 a.m. Monday, the North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to a collision in Iredell County on Interstate 77 South near mile marker 40. A 2020 Yamaha MT-10 was traveling south, ran off the road to the right, overturned, and collided with the end of a guardrail.
The driver, 32-year-old Ricardo Allen Mathias of Mooresville, was transported by EMS to Lake Norman Regional Medical Center. He passed away at the hospital. The initial investigation indicates that Mathias most likely fell asleep while driving.