Vehicles crash head-on in Gaston County - | WBTV Charlotte

Student injured in head-on collision along with three others


A car and pickup truck crashed head-on in Gaston County, injuring a student from an area high school.

The incident was reported just before 3:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

Video from Sky3 shows the vehicles off the side of the road.

Two people have had to be cut out of one of the vehicles by emergency responders.

The crash is near Forestview High School.

Troopers on scene say a white car with three people in the car tried to pass a slower moving car and hit a Ford pickup truck head-on.

All patients were taken to Caromont Regional Medical Center. 

One patient  has life threatening injuries and two other have serious injuries.

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