NC firefighter-EMT dies in vehicle crash

Midland Fire and Rescue Firefighter-EMT Leann Gray passed away from injuries incurred from a vehicle crash with a motorcycle


Editor's Note: This story has been updated to clarify that the car was attempting to make a U-turn at the time of the crash.

By News Staff

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Midland Fire and Rescue's public information officer announced that one of the four people killed in a Charlotte vehicle crash was Firefighter-EMT Leann Gray. 

Firefighter-EMT Leann Gray is survived by her 8-year-old son. (Photo/Bill Suthard, Midland Fire and Rescue)
Firefighter-EMT Leann Gray is survived by her 8-year-old son. (Photo/Bill Suthard, Midland Fire and Rescue)

Gray, 27, was a passenger in a car involved in a vehicle wreck with a motorcycle, the Independent Tribune reported. The motorcycle driver, David Wooten, 22, struck the car as it was attempting to make a U-turn. 

When police officers arrived on the scene, they found four unresponsive victims and two others with minor injuries. Gray and Wooten were pronounced dead at the scene.

She is survived by her 8-year-old son. 

 

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