Charlotte, NC – Teen Killed in Car Accident on Sardis Road

Charlotte, NC (July 14, 2020) – A teenager was killed in a crash that took place on Sunday, July 12th in Charlotte. The accident took place just before midnight on Sardis Road near Ritter Drive.

According to a report, a 15-year-old girl was driving an SUV when the car ran off the road and crashed into a power pole. A teenage passenger inside the vehicle died as a result of the accident. Another passenger suffered undisclosed injuries.

Police believe that speed played a role in the crash. All three occupants inside the SUV were under the age of 18. An investigation is ongoing at this time.

We extend our condolences to the victim’s family following this car accident in Charlotte.

North Carolina Car Accidents Charlotte, NC - Teen Killed in Car Accident on Sardis Road

A North Carolina car accident can be a life-altering event for some victims. These crashes can involve serious and permanent injuries, and can even be fatal in the worst-case scenario. Sadly, more than 1,400 people lost their lives due to North Carolina traffic accidents in 2019.

If you have suffered the loss of a loved one in a car accident, you should speak with an attorney to determine your legal rights. You could have a potential lawsuit for wrongful death against the driver. North Carolina wrongful death attorney Jason M. Burton will lead you through the legal process regardless of the difficulties that you are facing. While we know that no amount of money will ever bring your family member back, we can help you get through some of the financial hardships that you could be facing following a sudden tragedy.

For your free consultation, please give us a call at (833) 623-0042.

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Disclaimer: Our team of personal injury lawyers at Burton Law Firm has taken pride in being active members of our local business community for more than 8 years. We are always striving to improve the quality of life for our community members and improve the overall safety and well being of all North Carolinians. We hope that by providing this information about the dangers of driving that we will bring added awareness and drivers will use increased caution when operating a motor vehicle. Our thoughts are with everyone who may have been affected by this incident. This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post should be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos in this post are not a depiction of the actual accident scene.

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