Tag Archives: Car Crash

BREAKING: Panthers QB Injured In Car Crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was involved in a wreck in uptown Tuesday afternoon. The accident happened on the Church Street bridge over I-277 around 12:30 p.m., right in front of Bank of America Stadium. The wreck involved …Read More

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Speed A Factor In Deadly Car Crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say a 32-year-old woman died Sunday afternoon in a single vehicle crash in northwest Charlotte. Emergency crews were called to a crash scene in the 3500 block of Kelly Road around 2:15 Sunday afternoon. Police …Read More

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Wrong Way Driver Caused Deadly Crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — An early-morning car wreck on the Brookshire Freeway left one man dead and another with minor injuries. Police said the accident happened on the inner loop near North Davidson Street about 3:30 a.m. They said Corey Rodriguez Lee, …Read More

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Man Dies After Being Hit By Drunk Driver

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A 25-year-old man is dead after the vehicle he was riding in was hit from behind in southeast Charlotte on Sunday evening. Early Monday morning, Charlotte police identified the man as Barnette White, Jr. According to police, White …Read More

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Drunk Driving To Blame For Serious Car Crash In Matthews

MATTHEWS, N.C. — The driver police say is responsible for causing a serious crash in Matthews has been charged with DWI. Justin Reid Lawing, 29, was also hurt in the crash. Police say he hit two other vehicles prior to …Read More

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Possible Drunk Driver Sent To Hospital In Early Morning Crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — North Carolina Highway Patrol troopers are investigating an accident on Interstate 77 that sent one man to the hospital early Monday morning. Troopers said the driver was travelling south around 2 a.m., hit a guardrail near Woodlawn Road, …Read More

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Driver Charged With Misdemeanor Death By Vehicle

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – One person was killed in an early Monday morning accident in north Charlotte. The accident happened on North Graham Street at West Craighead Road around 7 a.m., according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police. Emergency briefly blocked  North Graham Street …Read More

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Driver Ran Away After Crashing Into Parked Car, House

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Officers in west Charlotte are looking for the driver who hit a parked car before crashing into a home early Wednesday morning. The car smashed into the front porch of a home on David Avenue just before 5:30 …Read More

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Teen Dead After Falling Asleep Behind The Wheel

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — Troopers from the North Carolina Highway Patrol said a teen driver died in a single-vehicle accident after shopping during Black Friday. According to the trooper investigating the crash, Patrick Henry Boyd, 19,  of Clover, South Carolina …Read More

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CMPD Looking For Person Of Interest In Major Car Crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – North Tryon was blocked in both directions due to a traffic accident near I-485 Monday morning. The Charlotte Fire Department was dispatched to the 10800 block of North Tryon at about 11:50 a.m. for a collision with …Read More

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Mom Charged For Wreck That Injured Her 5 Kids

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — A driver who crashed with five children in the car late Sunday will face charges. Troopers said the Ford Explorer crashed and flipped several times into the median on Interstate 77 at Sam Furr Road, ejecting one child. …Read More

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Early Morning Crash Gums Up Garinger Traffic On First Day Of School

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — An east Charlotte road is blocked near a school after a series of crashes just after 3 a.m. Monday. A driver hit a utility pole, then a fire hydrant and then a tree on Eastway Drive. Police said …Read More

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