Man charged with felony hit-and-run following crash in July, police say

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Published: Jul. 29, 2022 at 9:43 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 5, 2022 at 9:07 AM EDT
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MARION, N.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Marion Police Department says a man has been charged following a crash on July 28 that left three people hurt.

Police said Tyler Hall was arrested and charged with violations resulting from the crash.

Hall was given a $25,000 bond and released into the custody of the McDowell County Jail for the following charges

  • Felony Hit and Run with Serious Injury
  • Driving While License Revoked
  • Revoked Registration Plate
  • Operating a Vehicle with No Insurance
  • Failure to Maintain Lane Control
  • Exceeding a Safe Speed for Road Conditions
  • Child not in Rear Seat

According to the department, officers responded to the crash on North Main Street, near Peachtree Street at about 6:07 p.m.

Police said Tyler Hall was driving a 2006 Ford F-150 when he lost control of the car, crossed over the median and hit another vehicle.

Hall’s vehicle continued off the road and came to rest on private property after hitting a parked vehicle, said the department. This crash caused the parked vehicle to hit another parked vehicle. Both vehicles had no passengers.

Police mentioned Hall and a child passenger was treated on the scene and refused any further treatment.

The driver of the first vehicle hit, Robert McCarthy, and his passenger were both treated at Mission Hospital.

McCarthy was released but the passenger suffered serious injuries and was admitted to the hospital.

Stay with Fox Carolina as we work to learn more.