Wilmington police say Narcan used on suspect who crashed into 4 cars, drove off

Barry Spencer (Photo: Wilmington Police Dept.)

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) – A Wilmington man faces several charges after crashing into several cars on Market Street.

Police say it happened around 4:30 p.m. yesterday.

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Barry Spencer, 31, is charged with Felony Hit & Run, DWI, and Reckless Driving.

Witnesses told police that Spencer was driving erratically in a black Dodge truck in the 5400 block of Market Street. Witnesses say he hit four vehicles and continued driving north without stopping.

Police say Spender’s car crashed into a ditch after one of the wheels rolled off.

Emergency workers administered Narcan to Spencer at the scene. He was taken into custody.

Drivers involved in the crash had minor injuries.

Investigators believe the crash caused about $20,000 in damage.