Durham, NC (June 17, 2020) – The Durham Police Department is investigating a crash on U.S. 70 that led to the death of a former Person High School quarterback. The accident took place on Tuesday, June 16tha around 3:40 p.m.
According to a report, Antonio Williams was driving a 2011 Chevrolet Cruze in the eastbound lanes of US 70. Suddenly, and for unknown reasons, the Cruze crossed the center line and collided with a Chevy Silverado. The Cruze spun counterclockwise before coming to rest in the eastbound lanes.
William was rushed to Duke Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver of the Silverado was also taken to Duke Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. The crash is still under investigation and no further details are available at this time.
We extend our sincere thoughts and condolences to the family of Antonio Williams.
Fatal North Carolina Car Accidents
North Carolina can be a very dangerous and deadly place for motorists. Each year, more than 1,400 people on average are killed in crashes across our state. Throughout Durham and the Triangle region, there are many reported serious and fatal car accidents.
If you or a loved one have been affected by a North Carolina car accident you could be entitled to compensation from the other driver. North Carolina law provides for the recovery of several types of damages including pain and suffering, lost wages, and payment of medical expenses incurred in connection with the crash. A North Carolina car accident attorney can make sure that the compensation you receive is appropriate in light of the severity of your situation.
At Burton Law Firm, we proudly serve all communities in the Triangle. Raleigh car accident lawyer Jason M. Burton has assisted clients since 2012. For your free consultation, please give us a call any time at (833) 623-0042.
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