Statesville, NC (December 11, 2023) – A collision on Shelton Ave resulted in injuries to eight individuals, including four children and four adults, on Saturday, December 9 morning. The Statesville Police Department announced the initiation of an investigation into the incident that transpired in the 1300 block of Shelton Ave, around 10:19 a.m.
Preliminary reports suggest that a northbound Honda Pilot stopped to yield to oncoming traffic, signaling a left turn into the 1386 Shelton Ave parking lot. However, a white Buick Enclave following the Honda failed to decelerate and collided with the rear of the Pilot during the attempted turn. The investigation into the accident is ongoing.