Man dies of injuries 15 days after car accident

Colby Lockhart, who was involved in a serious accident on July 21, died due to accident-related injuries on Thursday afternoon at Carolinas Medical Center, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Witnesses to the accident said Lockhart swerved off the road and hit a tree after an unknown driver changed lanes quickly in front of him.

Lockhart and another passenger were both taken to the hospital after the crash.

The incident remains under investigation.

Police are looking for additional witnesses and information pertaining to the accident. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Detective Williams at 704-432-2169 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

Tyler Fleming: 704-358-5355, @tyler_fleming96