Pedestrian struck, seriously hurt in north Charlotte

Pedestrian struck, seriously hurt in north Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A pedestrian suffered serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle in north Charlotte Thursday night.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say Emery Springs was walking along Valeview Lane near Statesville Road when he was struck by a Hyundai Elantra. Springs was taken to Atrium Health’s Carolinas Medical Center-Main with serious injuries.

The driver of the Hyundai, Jaquan Berry, remained on scene and did not show signs of impairment, police say. Speed also did not appear to be a factor.

A woman who was walking with Springs was not hurt.

No charges have been filed in the case.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call police at 704-432-2169 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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