Man found shot after police respond to Mint Hill motor vehicle crash

Police are investigating after a man died from an apparent gunshot wound in Mint Hill on Saturday.

Authorities responded to a motor vehicle accident nearby Margaret Wallace Road where they discovered a man inside one of the vehicles suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim was transported to Carolinas Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

At around 5 p.m. on Saturday officer arrived on the scene, where and SUV had collided with a parked vehicle, according to authorities. The man who was shot was inside the SUV.

Police are treating this as a homicide.

The investigation is ongoing and detectives are continuing to interview witnesses.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them at 704-432-TIPS.