Charlotte Officer was Traveling 90-Plus Before Accident, Police Say
October 16, 2009
A police officer was traveling 93 miles per hour before crashing while responding to a call in SouthPark earlier this week, a report just released from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department says.
Officer Joseph Willinsky, 23, was on his way to the Strawberry Hill Apartments on Providence Road when he crashed his patrol car.
Willinsky’s vehicle came in contact with an elevated roadway at the intersection of Fairview and Sharon roads, his vehicle bottomed out and the officer lost control. He crashed into an embankment at 62 mph, according to the report.
Willinsky remains in critical condition at the hospital.
Read Full Story at Charlotte.com
Request more info about this product / service / company
Be the first to comment on this story
Other Recent News
A series of crashes involving trains and passenger vehicles -- including deadly collisions...
A suspect has been detained for questioning in connection to a shooting involving him and...
Darby Borough (Pa.) PD Officer Mark Hudson was shot and killed in his Glenolden home on...
One person is dead, and two more were hospitalized after an unauthorized vehicle tried to...
Officer John T. Moynihan could be out of intensive care and on his feet in days after the...