Woman falls from Lake Wylie dock and dies

earriero@charlotteobserver.comAugust 12, 2013 

A woman died early Sunday after falling from a dock early Sunday on Lake Wylie and colliding with a metal bar, Charlotte Mecklenburg Police said.

The woman, who has not been identified pending notification of kin, fell around 2:30 a.m. from a dock in the 16000 block of Here at Last Lane in Charlotte.

She landed ona metal pipe that was sticking out from the ground below.

“We’re looking to see that nothing inapproproiate happened but at this poitn, it just looks like a sad accident,” said CMPD Capt. Todd Lontz.

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