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Woman Killed By Drunk Driver Who Was Texting While Driving

BELMONT, N.C. – Troopers say Lavon Ramsey has died after being hit by a car in Belmont around noon on Saturday. Troopers say the driver of the car, Belinda Strange Hudspeth, was driving an SUV when it ran off the right side …Read More

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Driver To Police: "Sir, I Am Drunk".

CONCORD, N.C. – Concord Police arrested a man for driving drunk and trying to run over two people just before 11 p.m. on Saturday night. Police arrested Jesus Zavala and charged him with assault with a deadly weapon and DWI …Read More

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Man Charged With DWI After Hitting, Injuring CMPD Officer

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A CMPD officer was taken to a hospital following a crash with another vehicle driven by an intoxicated driver, police say. Saturday morning around 2 a.m., a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer was assisting a stranded tractor trailer in …Read More

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Man Tried To Run Over Store Owner After Being Asked To Leave

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. —Officers said a man tried to run over the co-owner of a video store after he was asked to leave, according to a news release. Gaston County police were called to Laura’s Video, 4008 Kings Mountain Highway, …Read More

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Drunk Motorcycle Rider Sped Away As Troopers Tried To Stop Him

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — Troopers arrested Brian McCrary on Interstate 85 in Gaston County on Friday night. They said he had a woman on the back of the motorcycle as he tried to speed away. The 23-year-old blew a .08, which …Read More

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Troopers Chased Down A Drunk Speeder On I-77 Overnight

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A man was arrested after a chase on I-77 Thursday night. Troopers from the North Carolina Highway Patrol tried to pull the speeder over on I-77 after he was clocked going 90 mph. The man refused to …Read More

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Would You Like A DWI Charge With That?

SHELBY, N.C. (AP) — Shelby police have charged a woman with driving while impaired after finding her slumped over the wheel of a car stopped in the drive-through line at a fast-food restaurant. The Shelby Star reports that police said …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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Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Drunk Driver

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said speed, alcohol and drugs played a role in a deadly pedestrian accident on Independence Boulevard early Friday morning. Police said 29-year-old Marcus Lofton is being charged with driving while impaired and could face more …Read More

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Charges Filed After Drunk Driver Causes Head-On Collision

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say alcohol was a factor in a head-on collision Saturday evening that injured two people. At 6:19, police say Victor Manuel Ramirez, 46, went to pass another eastbound vehicle in a no-passing zone in the …Read More

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Drunk Woman Tried To Hit A Man With Her Car

STANLEY, N.C. – Police arrested a woman early Tuesday morning for allegedly trying to hit a man with her car while she was impaired. According to police reports, Sandi Moore, 40, of Stanley, and a Stanley man had gotten into …Read More

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DUI For Man Whose Moped Fell Over In An Intersection

BESSEMER CITY, N.C. – A Bessemer City man faces a charge of impaired driving after police say he tipped over his moped in the middle of an intersection. Ronald Lin Murray, 52, was driving a moped on 11th Street in …Read More

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