Fatal Accident With Juvenile Driver Leaves Passenger Dead
CHARLOTTE, NC--Authorities say another fatal accident happened on N.Tryon street early Sunday morning.
Investigators say a Honda Civic driven by a juvenile male,15, with three occupants crossed the center line and ran off the road striking a utility pole, shearing the vehicle in two.
Medics transported Tristan Nichols, Fabiola Perez and Christopher Camarena to CMC-Main, Nichols was pronounced deceased around 4:20 a.m. from injuries sustained.
Police say speed and alcohol were factors in the crash and detectives have charged the underage male driver with Driving While Impaired and Driving After Consuming Under 21, Felony Death by Vehicle, Felony Serious Injury by Vehicle and Driving Without a License.