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Raleigh police confirm that the girl accidentally struck by a truck towing a float during the Raleigh Christmas Parade has died. Police said the accident happened around 10:14 a.m. near the intersection of Hillsborough Street and Boylan Avenue when the driver said he lost control of the truck. He struck the boy at low speed, police said.
Despite efforts to save his life, the girl died. No other parade participants were injured. The driver, 20-year-old Landen Christopher Glass, faces charges of death by motor vehicle, careless and reckless driving, improper equipment, unsafe movement, and carrying a firearm in a parade.
Landen Christopher Glass is 20 years old.
Landen Christopher Glass – truck goes out of control at Christmas Parade
People said they heard the driver yelling through the truck’s window that he had lost control and he couldn’t stop the vehicle. “I just saw them coming down the street real fast and you can tell it wasn’t like gasoline like they weren’t gassing, it was rolling, like rolling down the street. They were freaking out, yelling at people to get out.” like you could tell they were panicking,” said parade attendee Melissa Stephens.
A group of people, including some lifeguards, ran toward the truck that was towing the float to try to stop it. People came up and helped grab him, slow him down a bit. they were trying to slow it down when it got to this point,” said John Jones. Christy Curtis, owner of CC & Company Dance Complex released a statement Saturday night. We are devastated. Our dance family is a tight-knit group and today our hearts are broken. We are working closely with authorities as they determine what happened and why.”
Raleigh Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin said her heart ached for the girl injured in the parade. She expressed her pain in a post on Twitter. Our hearts are heavy as we mourn the loss of the young woman who lost her life in the Raleigh Christmas Parade today. Our prayers are with her family, friends of hers, and the dancers at CC & Co. The community is here to help as we try to understand and process this shared tragedy.
Governor Roy Cooper issued a statement on Twitter sharing his condolences to the family. Kristin and I are devastated by the tragedy at the Raleigh Christmas Parade today. In a joyous season on what should be a happy day, we instead grieve for this family and their friends as we keep them in our prayers.
Our hearts and prayers truly go out to the family at this time and just to all of those who have been to this event. That’s all we can do is ask people to pray right now and encourage them,” said Jennifer Martin of Shop Local Raleigh. Our hearts go out to the family of the victim and those who witnessed this tragic incident. The family of the victim has asked for privacy during this difficult time. The Raleigh Christmas Parade has been officially canceled due to the incident.