One dead after car runs into building

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- CMPD is investigating after a driver suffered a 'medical episode' which led to a crash and their death Tuesday morning. 

Officers responded to a call around 4:27 a.m. Tuesday and found a car that had driven off the road and struck a building located at 3741 Brookshire Boulevard.

Medic transported 53-year-old Tony Lamar Cunning to Carolinas Medical Center-Main where he was pronounced deceased a short time later. Police say he was wearing his seat belt.

Inbound lanes on Brookshire Boulevard near I-85 were shut down at the time of event. All lanes have been reopened.



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