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Authorities Release Identity In Deadly New Year's Crash

Authorities are releasing the identity of the person killled in an early New Year's Day crash in Henderson.

Posted: Jan 2, 2021 4:35 PM

Authorities are releasing the identity of the person killled in an early New Year's Day crash in Henderson.

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office has confirmed 29-year-old James Matthews died in that crash.

We're told the incident happened just before 1 a.m. on Middle Delaware Road.

Deputies say the car slid off the road into the woods, hit a tree, and caught on fire.

Authorities say Matthews was the only one in the car.

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