CASAR — A Cleveland County man is dead after his friend’s speeding car ran off the road and flipped three times early Sunday.
James Pruett, 31, of Parker Road north of Casar, died near Wards Gap Road’s intersection with Casar Road. He was a passenger in the car and wasn’t wearing a seat belt, according to Trooper J. Prescott III of the N.C. Highway Patrol.
Pruett was ejected from the 2002 Ford Taurus’s passenger window, Prescott said. ….MORE