Posted on 17 April 2013.
Two tractor-trailers wrecked around 5am Wednesday on I-77 northbound south of Exit 28 in Cornelius, injuring one driver and backing up northbound traffic to Charlotte. The accident briefly closed the highway, but the left lane was reopened at around 5:30, according to Huntersville Fire Department. STORY & PHOTOS on CorneliusNews.net.
Posted in Cornelius, Fire calls, Huntersville, Police Blotter, Traffic alerts
Posted on 13 December 2012.
A truck went off I-77 northbound near Exit 28 around 4:30pm on Thursday, slowing traffic through the Lake Norman area at rush hour. The N.C. Department of Transportation reported that the right lane and I-77 off ramp were closed. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Traffic alerts
Posted on 31 October 2012.
Updated 4:55 p.m.
The woman driver’s 2004 Jeep had $12,000 damage and had to be towed after the wreck around 1:15 a.m.
A 27-year-old Davidson driver is facing several charges, but was not seriously hurt early Wednesday when she lost control of her car and struck another car and a house in the McConnell neighborhood.
The incident happened around 1:15 a.m. at North Downing Street and Lingle Drive, just off Concord Road. Read the full story
Posted in Photo of the Day, Police Blotter
Posted on 23 October 2012.
A Huntersville woman died Tuesday morning in a three-vehicle crash in the 19100 block of Statesville Road/U.S. 21 in Cornelius. Police and Medic units responded to a report of a 3-vehicle wreck at around 8:24 a.m. See the full story on CorneliusNews.net.
Posted in Cornelius, Deaths, Huntersville, Police Blotter
Posted on 20 October 2012.
Drivers waited while traffic was stopped for the Saturday afternoon wreck. (Wendi Amos photo)
A woman driver was seriously injured and had to be airlifted to the hospital in Charlotte Saturday afternoon after her car ran into the rear of a nearly stopped tractor-trailer. The wreck happened around 1:45 p.m., and forced the closure of I-77 near Exit 30 in Davidson.
Car overturns on Davidson-Concord Road. Details below.
Both lanes of the highway were closed briefly while an emergency helicopter landed to evacuate the unidentified woman, according to Davidson public safety officials. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Fire calls, Mooresville, Police Blotter, Public safety, Traffic alerts
Posted on 21 September 2012.
State police have charged a South Carolina woman with driving while impaired, reckless driving and other offenses following Tuesday night’s wreck on I-77 in north Charlotte that injured Davidson College baseball coach Dick Cooke. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Davidson College, Huntersville, Mooresville, Police Blotter
Posted on 28 August 2012.
All lanes of I-77 northbound were closed Tuesday morning from Exit 33 to Exit 36 in Mooresville because of an early morning truck accident. N.C. Department of Transportation said the road could remain closed until 1 p.m. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Mooresville, Traffic alerts
Posted on 26 December 2011.
Emergency workers helped an occupant of a vehicle that struck a utility pole on Concord Road Monday. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
Updated Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011
A driver lost control of his car and struck a telephone pole on Concord Road around 11:35 a.m. on Monday. A woman passenger appeared to have minor injuries after the crash, which closed the town’s main east-west street for a while. Read the full story
Posted in Downtown & old Davidson, McConnell, Photos, Police Blotter