Charlotte intersection reopens after vehicle crashes into creek

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A north Charlotte intersection was closed for a few hours Thursday morning after police say someone stole a car, then drove it into a creek.

Officers arrived at the scene at Statesville and Atando Avenues this morning at about 4:30 a.m. They said no one was there when they arrived.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police cruisers lined the intersection as officers worked to removed the vehicle.

The intersection reopened just before 6:30 a.m. Thursday.

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