Two SUVs crash head-on at Gilead Road in Huntersville
by Staff Writer
Seven people were injured in the crash, including two that were considered serious injuries. One victim was flown by a medic’s helicopter to Carolina’s Medical Center.
The cause of the collision is still under investigation, but alcohol or drug use was not suspected for either driver.
According to a statement released by the Huntersville Fire Department, Station 1 and North Mecklenburg Rescue were dispatched at 3:32 p.m. to the 8430 block of Gilead Road.
A total of 7 patients were treated and packaged for transport. One pediatric priority patient and one adult priority patient, the adult priority was flown out by Med Center. The remaining 6 patients were transported by MEDIC to CMC Main.
Units reporting to the scene were Huntersville Engines 1, 2; North Meck Rescues 1, 2, 7; 3 MEDIC Units, MEDIC Supervisor, and the MEDIC Alert Bus; Med Center Air and the Huntersville Police Department.
Anyone with information concerning this crime, or anyone requesting more information, should contact Sergeant Andrew Dempski at 704-464-5400.
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