5.2.21 Spur MVA Fatality3.jpeg

Scene of the crash.

5.2.21 Spur MVA Fatality 2.jpeg

Scene of the crash.

GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS (FOX Carolina) - Great Smoky Mountains National Park Rangers said a 25-year-old was sadly killed in a crash after losing control of the car.

According to park rangers, on Sunday at 3:06 a.m., Gian Montano Spagnolo was heading south on the Spur when he lost control of his car. He veered off the roadway and crashed into multiple trees.

Park Rangers said Spagnolo sadly passed from his injuries on scene.

5.2.21 Spur MVA Fatality 1.jpeg

Scene of the crash.

Officials mentioned that Spagnolo was the only one in the car at the time and his speed is believed to have been a contributing factor in the crash.

MORE NEWS: Police seeking information on drive-by shooting at home in Asheville

Copyright 2021 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corporation). All Rights Reserved.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.