Police: Man charged in Charlotte hit-and-run

Credit: CMPD

James Colvin


by WCNC.com staff


Posted on June 15, 2013 at 11:00 AM

Updated Sunday, Dec 15 at 8:15 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested a man involved in a hit-and-run last Friday night.

The crash happened around 10:30 p.m. in the 6100 block of Regan Drive.

A woman hit by the car suffered critical injuries in the collision. The driver also struck a man, who is listed in stable condition. Both were transported to CMC Main for treatment.

Police located the suspect vehicle after being flagged down by a concerned citizen.

The vehicle was impounded and after an investigation James Colvin was arrested and charged with two counts of felony hit-and-run and driving while license revoked.

Colvin was transported to the Mecklenburg County Jail and is currently in the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or has more information should call police at 704-336-8862 or call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.