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BREAKING: Road closure due to fatal head-on collision in Charlotte

Hello. It's Christine Nelson writing you on this Friday (yay!) May 3. I wanted you to have a first look at what the big stories are this morning now that I have gone through the rundown. Tune in now to WBTV News This Morning. We're on from 4:30-7:00 a.m. and live streaming on the web right now.

BREAKING: WBTV's Cam Man Ron Lee is on the scene of an accident on Woodlawn Road in Charlotte. It involves a taxi cab and we do know one person was killed. He has details on what happened, the road closure this is causing right now and how long officials believe it will take to clear the scene.

A wild scene in Gastonia after a man allegedly kidnapped three women, and in the getaway drove the wrong way on the highway before crashing into a pole. We have details on his eventual arrest and the serious charges he is now facing.

Is the latest investigation of a Charlotte officer going to be a black eye for the police department? Chief Rodney Monroe is responding to our questions about it on camera. We'll tell you what he said.

It prom season! Dress....check! Shoes....check! Limo....check! A safety course on good decision making?? - must do! WBTV's Astrid Martinez has a story you and your high school teen should see. It's often an afterthought to make sure they know the right decisions to make on prom night. Astrid will tell you what one local high school is doing to make sure ahead of time prom night is safe and fun.

We're live now!

See you on the air,

~Christine

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