Union Co. — A man is dead after a wreck in rural Union County that happened early Saturday morning. According to State Police Accident Reports, the accident happened on Route 127 Northbound about a half-mile from Aldridge Road when the driver failed to negotiate a curve and struck a tree. The driver was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead on the scene. The identity of the driver has not yet been released pending notification of family. The crash remains under investigation.