Wilmington City Council removed the cap on towing fees related to private property Tuesday night.
The decision came after the State Supreme Court ruled that cities cannot regulate those charges when a towing company picks up your car from private property, like an apartment complex.
A Wilmington towing company is under fire after towing several cars from a downtown lot.
Imagine this: you come back to your parking spot, and your car is towed. It’s a sinking feeling many drivers parking in one downtown lot today know first-hand. But they say they should not have been towed in the first place.
Tow trucks have been busy this week dealing with icy roads, but today drivers stopped to honor one of their own.
One man is dead and another behind bars after a hit and run last night on Carolina Beach Road.
Highway Patrol says Anthony Thompson hit tow truck driver John Junior Colville and then took off, driving almost nine miles before he was pulled over.
Walking out to find your car has been towed away can ruin your day, but relief could be on the way. If a bill passes the state legislature, it would help put the brakes on some towing frustrations.
With the high price of gas, Wilmington towing companies are looking for some extra compensation.
Boaters say there's never enough parking at the state-owned parking lot just off the Snow's Cut Bridge.