SCOTLAND COUNTY, N.C. (WBTW) — One person was killed Wednesday morning in a crash in Scotland County, according to the Laurinburg Police Department.

Authorities responded at about 7 a.m. to a suspicious vehicle behind a business where a 2013 Ford Mustang driven by 32-year-old Ezekiel Anthony Troyon fled, according to the department.

While being chased by police, the Mustang ran off the road in the area of X-Way Road and Mason Road. It overturned and flipped multiple times, crashing through a fence and coming to rest on its roof, according to police.

Troyon, who is from Hampstead, was pronounced dead at the scene. No other information was immediately available.

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The North Carolina High School is investigating. Count on News13 for updates.