A mother and son were killed after a police car crashed into them while chasing a suspect in Hickory.
The family was hit by a police car while officers were chasing a suspect. The boy’s mother, 38-year-old Cynthia Fox, also died in the crash.
On Friday, a Hickory police car t-boned Fox’s minivan on 13th Avenue Southwest near the Longview neighborhood. Fox died on Friday, and her son Michael passed away on Sunday afternoon.
According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the Hickory officer was following a motorcycle that was being driven recklessly when the accident happened.
Worley only has one question about the entire incident: Why did the officer decide to pursue the motorcycle?
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