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A trooper told WSOC-TV that the dead victim was an 82-year-old woman. It wasn't immediately clear if she was a passenger on the bus.
Chicken parts were scattered across a section of Interstate 77 in North Carolina after an accident
Some North Carolina lawmakers are supporting efforts to cancel an agreement with a private developer to build toll lanes along Interstate 77 north of Charlotte.
Charlotte City Council has voted to support toll lanes on Interstate 77, a move that means the project will likely move forward.
A judge has ruled that the proposed toll lanes for Interstate 77 north of Charlotte are constitutional.
There's another effort to side-track plans for toll lanes on Interstate 77 north of Charlotte. Multiple media outlets report a meeting in Cornelius on Thursday night discussed the possibility of canceling the state's plans to add toll lanes from north Charlotte to Mooresville.
State highway officials say construction of Interstate 77 toll lanes in the Charlotte area is scheduled to begin either next spring or summer, with new lanes slated to open in four years. The Charlotte Observer reports the proposed toll lanes will be built between Brookshire Freeway in Charlotte and Exit 36 in Mooresville.
Police in North Carolina say a man clung to the back of a moving car as it drove down an interstate highway. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police spokesman Keith Trietley said Monday that the man was trying to stop a woman who drove off after the man assaulted her inside a store. A police report said the man grabbed the woman's arm and pulled her down during an argument.
A two-county planning group has given unanimous approval to build toll lanes on a portion of Interstate 77 despite protests from critics.