Lunch Break (6/2/16): Six people hospitalized in east Charlotte wreck, another Harding brawl caught on tape



Six people have reportedly been transported to local hospitals after a multi-car wreck in east Charlotte this morning. The wreck happened on W.T. Harris Boulevard near Albemarle Road Park. Three people were reported to have life-threatening injuries, while three others suffered minor injuries. (Fox46 Staff)  

A scooter driver was killed in a collision with a Rowan-Salisbury Schools bus in Salisbury this morning. The crash happened on W Innes Street at around 9 a.m. There were no students on the bus at the time of the wreck. (WBTV Web Staff) 

School officials are investigating a brawl involving students and at least one school employee at Harding University High School yesterday that a student filmed on their cellphone. The original Facebook video, which has since been taken down, was captioned "administrator getting jumped at Harding." The incident comes about half a year after two fights at the school were caught on video and posted online within one week. (WCNC Staff)

Police are searching for information about the driver who  struck a pedestrian on North Tryon Street yesterday afternoon and fled the scene. The suspect — believed to
 be a white or Hispanic male in his 30s — was driving a silver/grey Pontiac Montana when he struck the pedestrian, who was crossing North Tryon Street at the 4000 block, near the new Popeye's. The Montana is said to have damage to the front driver's side bumper area, damage to the left front headlamp, no driver’s side mirror and no license plate. A passing bus caught pictures of the vehicle following the accident. (Ryan Pitkin) 

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