Greensboro, NC (March 24, 2021) – One person was killed following a car accident in Greensboro on Wednesday afternoon. The incident happened around 1:20 p.m. on Randleman Road at the intersection with Webster Road.
The Greensboro Police Department responded to the crash scene. According to GPD spokesman Ron Glenn, an unidentified person was killed and another sustained serious injuries as a result of the collision. The identity of the deceased individual was not immediately available. Officers have not released any information on the events leading up to the wreck and there is no word on the cause. Motorists in the area were advised to use caution when traveling near the scene and to avoid the area if possible.
There is further information available at this time. An investigation into the collision is ongoing.
We wish to offer our thoughts and condolences to those affected by this fatal car accident in Greensboro. We hope for a complete and speedy recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal car accidents are extremely devastating and heartbreaking events for families who are forced to deal with the sudden loss of a loved one. Sadly, fatal crashes are reported in North Carolina every day. According to statistics maintained by the North Carolina Department of Transportation, nearly 1,500 people lost their lives in North Carolina car accidents in 2019. This number was up slightly over the year before as more motorists were injured and killed on the roadways when compared with the same time period in 2018. Unfortunately, many car accident victims are injured or killed due to the actions of other drivers on the roadway and through no fault of their own.
When you have been affected by a North Carolina car accident, you may have questions about where to turn next. Following the accident, you should have a full understanding of your legal rights as they relate to the accident. If your loved one was killed, you could be entitled to file a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver responsible for their death. These cases must generally be filed within two years of the date of death. A wrongful death claim should only be handled by an experienced attorney as these cases are very complicated and require someone who knowledge of the law and procedure.
At Burton Law Firm, we are here to help during your time of need. North Carolina wrongful death attorney Jason M. Burton has assisted hundreds of crash victims and their families following serious accidents. We have handled all types of accident claims and we would be honored to help you as well.
Our firm is standing by to take your call at any time. We offer a free consultation and case evaluation for all potential and prospective clients. Our firm also handles most cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning that you will not owe us an attorney fee until we have obtained a recovery on your behalf. To schedule your appointment, please contact us via the link on our website or give us a call any time at (833) 623-0042.
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