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UPDATED: Fatal West Asheville Crash

Updated: Monday, February 24 2014, 08:11 AM EST
Troopers have released the name of a young man killed in a crash on Emma Road in Buncombe County Friday night.
They say 18-year-old Jacob Wright of Candler was speeding and passing another vehicle when he sideswiped a car coming in the opposite direction. Highway Patrol says Wright ran off the road and hit a fence and a small wall, then flipped. He was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.
No one else was injured. The crash is still under investigation.UPDATED: Fatal West Asheville Crash

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