HUNTERSVILLE - Police on Sunday identified the victim in a fatal one-vehicle Huntersville crash Saturday morning as 54-year-old Molly Fairall of Cornelius.
Officers responded at about 5:20 a.m. to the scene on N.C. 73 near Blythe Landing and found Fairall dead, the Huntersville Police Department said in a press release. The passenger, 55-year-old James Ritchie Jr., also of Cornelius, was transported to Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center in Charlotte with non-life-threatening injuries, HPD reported.
Police said Fairall’ vehicle ran off the right side of the road and struck a utility pole.
HPD’s Traffic Safety Division is investigating. Anyone with information may contact Sgt. Nick Bruining at 704-464- 5400 or firstname.lastname@example.org.