MECKLENBURG COUNTY, N.C. – Highway Patrol is investigating a car accident on I-77 that left two people fighting for their lives.
The accident happened on I-77 northbound, north of Harris Boulevard around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night.
Officials on the scene tell NewsChannel 36 it was a two vehicle accident and alcohol may have played a role in the crash.
NewsChannel 36 has learned the driver of one of the vehicles jumped out and ran from the scene. The NC Highway Patrol is investigating.