Fayetteville, NC (May 20, 2020) – A female pedestrian was critically injured in a Fayetteville crash involving a dump truck. The crash took place around 11:30 a.m. on Monday, May 18th.
According to authorities, the woman was near the intersection of Ramsey and Langdon Streets when the incident occurred. Rescue workers arrived at the scene and transported the victim to Cape Fear Valley Regional Medical Center. Her injuries are described as life-threatening. The pedestrian has not been identified at this time.
Police are still investigating the crash and have not said whether any charges will be filed.
We wish to extend our condolences to the victim in this Fayetteville pedestrian crash.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Each year, there are approximately 2,000 pedestrian accidents reported in North Carolina. Many of these accidents will involve serious injuries and, unfortunately, some pedestrians will be killed. A North Carolina pedestrian accident can occur for a variety of reasons. In many instances, the crash is caused due to driver negligence such as failing to yield the right of way, speeding, or reckless driving.
Given the serious nature of these events, it is important to understand your legal rights following a North Carolina pedestrian crash. At Burton Law Firm, we have assisted hundreds of crash victims and their families in obtaining the compensation they deserve.
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