CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The daughter of an Indian Trail Council member is in critical condition after a hit-and-run accident on Interstate 485 Wednesday afternoon.
The accident happened on I-485 near Providence Road around 2 p.m.
The North Carolina Highway Patrol said 21-year-old Christina Morris passed an SUV in the right lane and attempted to get back in the left lane when the SUV clipped her car from behind and spun her off the road.
Troopers said the SUV did not stop and continued down I-485 toward Pineville. The SUV is described as a light gray or silver with possible damage to the front right side.
Morris is the daughter of Indian Trail Councilwoman Darlene Morris Luther. Morris suffered multiple broken bones, internal injuries and two collapsed lungs.
Troopers said witnesses told them that Morris and the suspect were possibly having road rage issues.
If anyone has information about this incident they're asked to call highway patrol at (704) 547-0042.