Hickory Grove Division - Fatality in the 5700 block of East W.T. Harris Boulevard

11/23/2019

Saturday, November 23, 2019

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Major Crash Unit is conducting a fatal crash investigation in the Hickory Grove Division. On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 at 04:00 a.m., Hickory Grove Division officers were dispatched to an accident on East W.T. Harris Boulevard at North Sharon Amity Road.  When officers arrived, they found a 2008 Infiniti G35 that had overturned on its roof. The driver was the only occupant in the vehicle and was pronounced deceased on scene.  

The CMPD Major Crash Investigations Unit, DWI Task Force, Mecklenburg Medical Examiner's Office and Crime Scene were tasked with investigating the crash. 

The preliminary investigation shows the Infiniti was traveling south on East W.T. Harris at a high rate of speed. The vehicle entered a left curve in the roadway, lost control and ran off the right side of the road resulting in a roll-over accident at North Sharon Amity Road. The victim in this crash was not wearing a seatbelt, however; the victim was not ejected. 

Speed is a contributing factor in this crash and alcohol use is suspected.

Next of Kin has been notified.

 

Event Numbers: 20191123-0400-01

Division: Hickory Grove

Vehicle Information: 2008 Infiniti G35

Driver: Glenville Norman Walker DOB: 09/03/1988

Status: Deceased

This crash is being investigated by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Departments Major Crash Investigation Unit.  Any person who witnessed the crash or has information about this case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or Detective Nathan Crum at 704-432-2169.

 

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