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Charlotte-Mecklenburg police handled 20 pedestrian fatalities last year, more than double the total for 2015, which was nine, according to Sgt. Dave Sloan with the major crash investigations unit.

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Traffic mess on Brookshire Freeway

Downed lines and traffic signals which have crashed down onto the Brookshire Freeway at Interstate 85 are causing traffic issues Thursday morning. The Brookshire may be closed in both directions all day.

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Advice for pedestrians

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police handled 20 pedestrian fatalities last year, more than double the total for 2015, which was nine, according to Sgt. Dave Sloan with the major crash investigations unit.
Adam Bell/Molly Mathis The Charlotte Observer
Advice for pedestrians 0:38

Advice for pedestrians

Traffic mess on Brookshire Freeway 0:39

Traffic mess on Brookshire Freeway

Water main break on Queens Road West 0:34

Water main break on Queens Road West

Overturned car closes I-485 Ramp 0:20

Overturned car closes I-485 Ramp