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2 Good Samaritans Die On N.C. Highway

Power outages dwindled while travel proved fatal as more people tried to get to work or just out of the house on day three of a winter storm in North Carolina.


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Man Charged With DWI After Hitting 4 Patrol Cars

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a drunken driver smashed into four patrol cars and injured two troopers directing traffic near the NASCAR race in Concord. Investigators said Patrick Willis was driving too fast when […]

CBS Charlotte–05/27/2013

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S.C. Sheriff Investigating Multiple Deaths At Home

Pickens County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the deaths of at least two people at a home in the Dacusville community.


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Charlotte Wreck Involving Underage Driver Kills 1

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say one person is dead following a wreck in which an underage driver was at the wheel.

CBS Charlotte–05/12/2013

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NC Woman Charged In Crash That Killed 1, Injured 2

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in Charlotte say an 18-year-old woman faces manslaughter charges after the car she was driving slammed into a tree, killing a teen-age passenger and seriously injuring the driver’s 11-month-old son. […]

CBS Charlotte–04/04/2013

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Suspect In Custody After Fatal Hit-And-Run

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — Earlier this weekend, we reported that Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officers were searching for a suspect involved in a deadly hit-and-run. Police have identified the suspect, and he is currently in custody. […]

CBS Charlotte–03/17/2013

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Man Dies After Refusing Medical Treatment At Wreck

Authorities say a 77-year-old man who refused to be checked by paramedics after crashing his car died a day later at the hospital.


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Nine Injured In North Charlotte Car Accident

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — A car accident involving a Jeep crashed in North Charlotte earlier today, injuring nine people. The accident happened just before noon near the Northlake Mall. The driver of the Jeep […]

CBS Charlotte–01/01/2013

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N.C. Trooper’s Cruiser Hits, Kills 80-Year-Old Man

An N.C. Highway Patrol trooper is on administrative duty after the patrol cruiser he was driving hit and killed an 80-year-old Clinton man.


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Woman Struck, Killed By Own Car While Checking Mail

An elderly woman was killed Wednesday – by her own car – while trying to check the mail.