FORSYTH COUNTY, NC. (THECOUNT) — Brian M Colson Sr, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has been identified as the victim in a Wednesday morning vehicle crash in Forsyth County.

Colson, 64, was killed in a fiery vehicle crash near Winston-Salem Early Wednesday morning.


According to reports, Colson was operating a Ford Taurus in the 200 block of North Broad Street in Winston-Salem, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 1 a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle then came into contact with a utility pole and a parked vehicle before bursting into flames.

Colson was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash of blunt and thermal injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Forsyth County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 350,670, making it the fourth-most populous county in North Carolina. Its county seat is Winston-Salem – Wikipedia.