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Man Killed In Watauga County Crash

A Watauga County man was killed in a crash earlier this week. The deceased is 35-year-old William Jesse Glenn of Sugar Grove.

On Wednesday (July 3), at approximately 8:00 p.m., the North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to a fatal collision in Watauga County on Reese Road near Wilburn Rominger Road. A 2001 Dodge Ram traveling south on Reese Road, drove off the right side of the road and overturned.

The driver, William Jesse Glenn, was ejected from the vehicle and passed away from his injuries at the scene. Glenn was not restrained by a seatbelt. The initial investigation indicates speed and alcohol were not contributing circumstances in the collision. During the on-scene investigation, Reese Road was closed in the area for approximately two hours.