Greensboro, NC (August 11, 2020) – A 72-year-old man from Greensboro was hurt after his car was hit by a tractor-trailer on Sunday, August 9th. The crash happened around 8:50 a.m. on Alcott Road near the intersection with Wolfe Road.
According to the Greensboro Police Department, Steve Cooper Coble was driving a 2011 Hyundai Azera when he came to the intersection with Wolfe and Alcott. At the same time, a 2015 International tractor-trailer entered the road in front of Coble at the intersection. Coble’s car collided with the front left corner of the truck. Rescue crews rushed to the scene and transported Coble to Moses Cone Hospital where he was listed in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.
The truck driver, 67-year-old Pink Moore of Greensboro, was not hurt in the crash. Police charged more with unsafe movement. An investigation has ruled out alcohol as a factor in the case. Officers are still investigating at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000.
There is no additional information at this time.
We offer our thoughts to Steve Cooper Coble following this crash in Greensboro. We hope for his speedy and complete recovery.
Truck Accidents in North Carolina
A North Carolina truck accident can lead to a very devastating and catastrophic outcome. Commercial truck accidents are among the most serious types of crashes that we see on our roadways. These accidents often cause the most severe injuries and deaths among all types of crashes. A commercial vehicle is a very large and powerful object and crashes involving trucks normally bring great force against smaller vehicles on the roadway.
If you or a loved one have been hurt in a truck accident in North Carolina, you should seek legal advice right away. Truck accidents present complicated questions of legal responsibility for the accident. Only a skilled lawyer can properly investigate these difficult claims and make sure that your legal rights are protected when it comes to obtaining compensation from a negligent driver.
At Burton Law Firm, North Carolina truck accident attorney Jason M. Burton will fight for you when your legal rights have been violated by a negligent driver. Mr. Burton understands and is aware of the consequences that can be caused when you have been affected by a commercial vehicle crash. With the stakes being so high, you should not trust your future to just any attorney. We will use our skills and experience to ensure that you are fully protected and that you receive the compensation you deserve. Our firm strongly believes that no innocent crash victim should be left financially responsible for injuries that were caused by a careless, reckless, or negligent driver. We fight to ensure that our clients receive the proper compensation for their injuries.
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