One person died in a single-vehicle wreck on Boone Trail (Old U.S. 421) in Purlear Saturday night, according to emergency personnel.
The wreck occurred about 8:30 p.m. at a point on Boone Trail about midway between Blackburn Hollow Road and Hackett Town Road. The Wilkes Communications Center dispatched the call as a non-responsive person entrapped in the wrecked vehicle.
The wreck occurred in the Champion Fire District. Champion Fire & Rescue and the Wilkes Rescue Squad responded. The N.C. Highway Patrol is investigating.
No additional details were immediately available.