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1 dead, 3 injured in multi-car crash in east Charlotte

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One person was killed and three were injured in a multi-car crash in east Charlotte Wednesday night. Emergency crews were on the scene at the intersection of Pence and Holly Hill roads just before 9:30 p.m.

Firefighters had to rescue at least one person who was trapped in the wreck, which happened at about 9:18 p.m.

A car carrying several people ran off the road and hit a treet, WCNC-TV reported.

Multiple Medic units were on scene, including a helicopter to transport any victims to area hospitals.

One person was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with life-threatening injuries; two others also went to the hospital with serious injuries.

Few details about the accident or victims were immediately available.

WCNC_TV contributed

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