LIBERTY, NC - A Liberty man died Saturday afternoon after getting into a crash with a SUV.

Highway Patrol Troopers tells WFMY News 2 that Terry Smith was driving a farm tractor northbound on US 421 when a Kia SUV rear ended him.

Troopers said after Smith was hit, he was ejected from the tractor, and the SUV landed on top of him. He died at the scene.

Terry Smith and his grandson

The SUV was driven by Dean Dimaria from Greensboro. He was taken to Moses Cone Hospital and is expected to be okay.

Folks in Liberty are heartbroken over the loss of Terry Smith. Smith's daughter tells WFMY News 2 he was a retired UPS worker of more than 40 years who had "never met a stranger."

Troopers say charges are still pending.