BREAKING: "100% an accident" says Tony Stewart in AP intvw

Good morning early risers! This is Christine Nelson. Today is Friday, September 26. I have a quick first look at the stories you'll see when you turn on WBTV News This Morning from 4:30-9:00 a.m. on WBTV and Bounce TV.

JUST IN minutes ago... The Associated Press just went public with their exclusive interview with Tony Stewart and the accident on that upstate New York dirt track that killed Kevin Ward, Jr. In it, he says in part that it was 100 percent an accident. We are reading through the details and will let you know what else Stewart reveals.

Charlotte Hornets fans are giving us their two cents on the arrest of Jeffrey Taylor. He's the latest professional player arrested for domestic violence.

Also, a Charlotte man accused of beating his uncle to death will face a judge today.

More trouble for Chrysler and an ignition problem. We have details on a recall you need to know about.

See you on air!