SBI Investigating State Highway Patrol Pursuit in Union/Anson Counties


CHARLOTTE -- Agents with the State Bureau of Investigation are investigating a vehicle pursuit initiated in Union County by a trooper with the State Highway Patrol during early morning hours on March 29.

The pursuit ended in Anson County with the vehicle running off the road and into a field, flipping several times.

All four occupants were juveniles. Three were ejected from the vehicle, fatally wounding one juvenile female at the scene. All were transported to a local hospital. Their names will not be released.

SBI Agents are in the process of interviewing the state trooper involved and all other witnesses. If anyone was traveling through the Marshville and Polkton area between 11:30 p.m. and 12:30 a.m., please contact the SBI at 704-454-5264.