Head-On Collision Leaves One Dead in East Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C.– One person is dead after a head-on crash in East Charlotte Saturday morning.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say Donovan Presley was driving a Nissan Altima eastbound on Central Avenue and crossed the median striking a Ford F-150 head-on.  

Presley was pronounced dead at the scene.  

The driver of the Ford F-150 was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.  

Police say Presley was not wearing a seat belt.  The crash remains under investigation at this time.

Anyone with information about this crash is asked to contact Detective R.C. Gormican with the Major Crash Investigation Unit or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.