CHARLOTTE (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) — A single man is lifeless soon after staying strike by a tractor-trailer on Friday early morning in the Druid Hills North area northeast of Uptown.
In accordance to CMPD, investigators responded to the parking large amount of a commercial company park at 701 Atando Avenue. When they arrived, they positioned the tractor-trailer and its driver Silvio Ocampo, as nicely as the sufferer, 45-year-outdated Jose Danilo Guerra-Mejia.
Medic arrived and transported Guerra-Mejia to Atrium Wellness Carolinas Professional medical Centre with daily life-threatening accidents. He died shortly following his arrival at the hospital.
Preliminary investigation exhibits that Ocampo was providing a trailer to the organization park and after detaching the trailer, Ocampo moved the tractor to the opposite side of the company in buy to connect one more trailer for delivery. When Ocampo arrived at the 2nd trailer, he started to back again up the tractor and struck Guerra-Mejia who was getting rid of a security machine beneath the trailer.
Investigators say it is thought that Ocampo did not know that Guerra-Mejia was around or beneath the trailer at the time, and that pace or impairment have been not things in the crash. There are no charges pending at this time, while, the investigation is ongoing.
Any human being who witnessed the crash or has details about this scenario is requested to simply call CMPD Criminal offense Stoppers at (704) 334-1600 or go away a suggestion on-line at charlottecrimestoppers.com.