Friday, August 19, 2022

Police investigating vehicle crash into nail salon

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington Police Department is investigating the crash of a vehicle into a nail salon on Oleander Drive early Tuesday.

The incident took place around 10:30 a.m., wherein WPD was dispatched to the 1900 block of Oleander Drive. A car drove through the parking lot and crashed into NC Nails, according to a release from WPD.

The driver is believed to have suffered from a medical condition; police reported there were no signs of impairment. The crash resulted in two non-life-threatening injuries; the salon owner and a customer were transported by EMS to Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

WPD are continuing to investigate the incident.

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Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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