Fayetteville, NC (June 22, 2022) – Troopers with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol are investigating a deadly crash in Fayetteville on Wednesday, June 22nd. The crash happened just after 1:00 p.m. on North Carolina Highway 210.
According to a report from troopers, an SUV was traveling on NC 210 when the driver of the vehicle crossed the center line. When the SUV entered the other lane, it collided head-on with a flatbed truck. A passenger in the SUV suffered critical injuries and died at the accident scene. The victim was not immediately identified. Troopers have not said whether anyone else was hurt in the collision. It is not clear what caused the SUV to cross into the other lane. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
No additional details are available at this time.
We would like to offer our thoughts and condolences to those affected by this fatal car accident in Fayetteville.
Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal car accidents take place every day on North Carolina’s roadways. The North Carolina Department of Transportation maintains statistics on the number of motorists who are injured or killed in crashes that take place across our state each year. In 2020, approximately 1,500 people tragically lost their lives due to accidents in North Carolina. A large number of these accident victims were killed in collisions that were not their fault. This includes accidents that were caused by careless and reckless drivers.
When you have lost a family member in a North Carolina car accident, you are no doubt experiencing one of the most difficult times of your life. There is nothing more heartbreaking or devastating than the loss of a loved one to a crash. This is especially true if hey victim was not at fault for the accident. During this time, you may have questions regarding your legal rights. It is important to get in touch with an attorney who can help you understand the actions that you can take.
Here at Burton Law Firm, North Carolina wrongful death lawyer Jason M. Burton is here to help during your time of greatest need. We have more than a decade of experience handling difficult accident claims and we have the experience that is needed to help protect your legal rights. We focus on holding negligent drivers accountable for their actions. Since 2021, we have recovered nearly 40 million dollars in total compensation for crash victims and their families and we would be honored to assist you as well.
We are standing by to take your call at any time. If you are in need of assistance, our wrongful death lawyers in Fayetteville can help. We offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. When we meet with you, we will go over your case with you. We will seek to answer all of your questions and present you with all of your legal options. To schedule your appointment with one of our attorneys, please reach out to us using the link on our website or give us a call at (833) 623-0042.
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