Public Notices

Officers are Requesting the Public’s Assistance Locating Witnesses of Traffic Fatality

Post Date:11/08/2019 10:05 AM

Header

 

Gina V. Hawkins

Chief of Police

Release: IMMEDIATE         

Media Contact: Ofc. J. Strickland, Public Information Officer

Date: November 7, 2019       

Media Inquiries: (910) 433-1500 ext 2888       

OCA: 2019-028170

Officers are Requesting the Public’s Assistance Locating Witnesses of Traffic Fatality

(Fayetteville) – Officers with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Traffic Unit are requesting the public’s assistance locating witnesses of a traffic fatality which occurred on October 25, 2019, along Gillis Hill Road near Climbing Tree Lane.

The accident involved a 2013 Kia Forte and a 2016 Hyundai Sonata.

As a result of the collision a five-year-old passenger in one of the vehicles was pronounced deceased on the scene.

Officers have determined there were citizens on scene who may have witnessed the accident and may have rendered aid to the victims, but did not stay on the scene to be interviewed. It is imperative to the investigation officers speak with those citizens.

Any citizen who either witnessed the accident or helped render aid is asked to contact Lt. D. Belden with the Fayetteville Police Department’s Traffic Unit at (910) 433-1807.

Return to full list >>