7 injured in two-car crash in southwest Charlotte

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25 September 2018
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating after a person injured in a hit-and-run crash in east Charlotte Monday evening died. According to CMPD, officers responded to a reported hit-and-run in the 8500 block of Idlewild road just before 10 p.m. When they arrived, they found Harvey Lee Pettis IV, 21, lying in the road. Pettis was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries where he later died.
7 injured in two-car crash in southwest Charlotte
No one has been arrested after a stolen vehicle crashed in east Charlotte Tuesday morning. According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the driver of the stolen vehicle struck a tree at an entrance to an apartment complex on English Hills Drive and overturned. The wreck happened shortly before 1:30 a.m.
An AMBER Alert issued for a missing 7-month-old girl is being focused in North Carolina after reports of a man trying to sell a baby in Durham. Police said they received a call around 1:30 Tuesday morning about a man trying to sell a baby near a lake in the 100 block of East Woodcroft Parkway.
Police is investigating two shootings just 100 yards away from each other Both happening on the same road in the Steele Creek neighborhood
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police were investigating a homicide in Steele Creek early Monday morning. CMPD said it happened in the 14400 block of Carolina Forest Ct off of Erwin Road and Steele Creek Road. Officers were searching for the suspect and urged neighbors to stay in their homes. A helicopter could be heard and seen circling the area
The Surry County Sheriff's Office said a man is dead after a reported shooting Saturday night in the 300 block of Fisher Valley Road. When deputies arrived on the scene they found Jonathan White, 38 of the Dobson area, with a gunshot wound in his lower extremities. The scene was closed off and Surry County EMS pronounced White dead at the scene
Police presence at a 7 Eleven off University City Boulevard
A motorcyclist died Saturday afternoon after running off the road and hitting a tree, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. The deadly crash happened near Weddington Road and Highbury Place in Weddington a little before 1 p.m., according to state troopers. A motorcyclist was traveling southbound on Weddington-Matthews Road when they ran off the right shoulder, got ejected from the motorcycle and hit a tree
Two car accident off Remount Rd and Wilkinson Blvd. No word on how many were injured or what caused the crash
Medic says one person is hospitalized after a shooting in east Charlotte Saturday night. Medic responded to a call in the 7600 block of Bondhaven Drive. The person hospitalized is being treated for serious injuries, Medic said.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating after a student was reportedly hit by a vehicle in south Charlotte Friday. According to CMPD, officers responded to a crash in the 8000 block of Riverbirch Drive around 6:45 a.m. The caller told dispatchers that a student was hit by a vehicle
One person was injured after a driver crashed into a pole in south Charlotte Thursday night. According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the crash happened just after 10 p.m. on Carmel Road and Johnston Road. MEDIC said one person was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
A pedestrian was seriously injured when struck by a police officer's car Thursday in Charlotte. Preliminary investigation determined the pedestrian, identified as Arnulfo Salazar, ran from the center median across South Tryon Street and into the path of the on-duty patrol car driven by Officer Jeffrey Page, police said.
The man wanted as a suspect in two shootings near a Havelock hotel was arrested Thursday night. Rodney Rashawn Gibbs was arrested by Havelock Police overnight. He was wanted for shooting two people, both in the leg, outside the Sunset Inn Wednesday night
Wake Forest Police officers responded to a reported shooting along the 700 block of Jubilee Court. Upon their arrival, officers located one gunshot wound victim who was transported by EMS to WakeMed with non-life-threatening injuries
One person was taken to the hospital after a crash in southeast Charlotte Thursday morning. The two-vehicle wreck happened just after 9:30 a.m. at the intersection of Albemarle Road and Regal Oaks Drive. Medic said one person was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with very serious injuries.
Emergency crews are on the scene of a structure fire in Leland Thursday morning. Crews were called to 155 Old Lanvale Road at approximately 9:30 a.m. A caller told dispatch that the roof of the mobile home was on fire.
Police said two people died Wednesday night after a landslide demolished a home in Watauga County. Emergency crews responded to a call of a structure collapse on Pine Ridge Road in Boone a little after 5 p.m., according to officials. Upon arrival, rescuers began searching for two people who were reportedly in the house at the time of the collapse
1 person is dead and another person was taken to the hospital after this crash on I-85 South near Exit 27
Dam in western North Carolina that prompted evacuation as storm Alberto passed is deemed safe; evacuation order canceled.
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Authorities in western North Carolina have ordered evacuations in an area south of the Lake Tahoma Dam, which they say is in "imminent danger" of failing after a landslide "compromised" its structural "integrity."
One person was killed during an early morning wreck that involved a tractor trailer and dump truck in southwest Charlotte, according to North Carolina Highway Patrol
Police investigating a homicide. It happened just before 1 a.m. at a house on Pleasant Street near Sedgefield Drive. When officers arrived, they found the body of a 24-year-old man. Police and investigators are still at the scene. @WFMY is working to learn more.
A woman was charged with DWI after police said she hit and killed a pedestrian in Matthews early Wednesday morning. According to Matthews Police, officers responded to a crash involving a pedestrian near the intersection of East John Street and McKee Road a little before 1 a.m. When police arrived, they found the pedestrian, 22-year-old Richard Oliver Angelo, lying in the roadway. Angelo was pronounced dead at the scene
A man was killed in a shooting in Winston-Salem early Wednesday morning. The shooting happened around 1 a.m. in the 1300 block of Pleasant Street. Police are investigating the shooting as a homicide.
A Flood Emergency has been issued for McDowell County North Carolina. A mudslide closed I-40 in both directions. Reports of people and cars trapped. Also a possible dam breach at Lake Tahoma. People downstream being evacuated.
3 month ago
Tornado Warning including Mount Holly NC, Belmont NC, Lake Wylie SC until 9:15 PM EDT
Samuel Ray Hunt, 20, has died from injuries suffered in a wreck last week on Mt. Zion Road in the Red Springs community of Robeson County where his pickup truck collided with two school buses
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