Benson, NC (October 3, 2022) – Troopers with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a deadly accident on Friday night, September 30th. The crash took place on Raleigh Road.
According to troopers, a 25-year-old male was driving a Raleigh Road when he lost control of his car. The man’s car then crashed into a vehicle driven by an unidentified female. The male driver sustained critical injuries in the accident. He was taken to the hospital where he later died. The female was transported to WakeMed with serious injuries. There is no further update on her condition at this time. Neither driver has been identified and no additional cars were involved in the accident.
Police believe that speed played a role in the crash. There is no additional information available.
An investigation continues.
We would like to offer our thoughts and best wishes to those affected by this tragic car accident in Benson.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
North Carolina’s roadways can be very dangerous places for motorists. While no one ever wants to think about the possibility of being involved in a serious crash, these accidents take place each day on our roadways. According to the most recent statistics, nearly 1,500 people were killed in North Carolina car accidents in 2018, and almost 80,000 injuries were reported. These numbers help to show the danger to motorists on the roadways. Many of those who were hurt or killed were victims of crashes that were not their fault. In a split second, a car accident in North Carolina can change many lives forever.
If you have experienced serious injuries due to a traffic accident, our condolences go out to you. There is nothing more difficult than having to face such a sudden and unexpected tragedy. Car accident injuries can cause financial hardship when an income is suddenly taken away from a family. If you were hurt in a collision with a negligent driver, you could be entitled to financial recovery. Under North Carolina law, the crash victim has three years to file a claim for compensation as a result of injuries sustained in the crash. These claims are complicated, however, and should only be handled by an experienced attorney.
At Burton Law Firm, we are here to help you during your time of greatest need. Benson car accident lawyer Jason M. Burton has the skills and experience needed to ensure that you receive a complete recovery, regardless of what you are experiencing. Since 2012, our firm has proudly served injured crash victims and their families during some of the most difficult times of their lives. In that span, we have recovered more than 40 million dollars in total compensation for our clients.
We are standing by to take your call at any time. Our firm will fight for you when you have experienced a sudden tragedy. We will stand up for your legal rights and protect you every step of the way. For your free consultation, please contact us at the link on our website or give us a call at (833) 623-0042.
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