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One Person Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash Saturday in Hickory

Hickory Police are investigating a fatal traffic crash involving two vehicles on Saturday (January 13). The deceased is 55-year-old David Vincent Flowers of Hickory.

The accident occurred at about 11:25 Saturday morning. A gold Ford Ranger driven by Mr. Flowers was southbound on Lenoir-Rhyne Boulevard S.E. when it crossed the center lane into the path of a northbound silver Audi Q5, driven by a 25-year-old Morganton woman. The vehicles collided, head-on.

Mr. Flowers was transported by Catawba County E.M.S. to Catawba Valley Medical Center where he passed away. The driver of the Audi and her passenger were transported to Frye Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.

As of this morning (January 15), no charges have been filed. Anyone with information pertaining to the investigation should call the Hickory Police Department at 828-328-5551.