View Larger MapMint Hill Police need your help as they investigate a fatal accident last night on Matthews-Mint Hill Road in front of the Wendy’s. At 6 pm last night, a motorcycle collided with a car that was attempting to make a left out of Evans Road onto Matthews Mint Hill Road. The motorcyclist was thrown form the bike and into oncoming traffic where he was struck again.
The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene. Mint Hill Police along with the CMPD H.I.T.S Unit are investigating the crash. Officers are in the process of notifying the next of kin.
Mint Hill Police believe that there were several vehicles that may have been in the right turn lane on southbound Matthews-Mint Hill Road turning onto Evans Road just prior to the collision. They would like to speak with anyone that may have witnessed the collision. If you have any information call the dispatch center at 704-889-2231 and leave your name and phone number and someone will call you back.
The driver of the motorcycle is a 41 year old male from Mint Hill. The circumstances are still under investigation and no charges have been filed at this time. It is not known if alcohol played a part in the crash.