Business owner killed in car crash

Staff Report

A local business owner was killed over the weekend in a single vehicle accident in the Boonville area. Nathan Rose was co-owner of Carl Rose and Sons Paving in Jonesville.

Yadkin County Emergency Services Director Keith Vestal said the accident occurred just after 9 p.m. on Saturday near Hurt Road off of Woodruff Road.

According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol report, the vehicle was traveling south when it went off the right side of the roadway, lost control, traveled off the left side of the roadway and struck a ditch, which caused the vehicle to overturn. The report states that the driver was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and was partially ejected from the vehicle.

Vestal said Rose was pronounced dead at the scene.

Staff Report