Harnett County, NC (June 14, 2020) – One child is dead and two others were injured following a crash in Harnett County on Saturday, June 13th. The crash happened around 6:45 p.m. on Cameron Hill Road near the intersection with Gilchrist Road.
According to the State Highway Patrol, an unidentified male was operating a Jeep Wrangler at a high rate of speed when he failed to navigate a curve. The driver lost control of his vehicle, causing it to overturn. Two children inside the vehicle were rushed to Cape Fear Regional Medical Center and later airlifted to UNC Hospitals. One child was killed in the crash. The ages of the children were 6, 8 and 12. The male driver was airlifted to Duke Hospital in unknown condition.
SHP is still investigating the crash. No further information has been released at this time.
Our most sincere thoughts and condolences are with those affected by this rollover crash in Harnett County.
Serious Car Accidents in North Carolina
North Carolina car accidents take place multiple times each day. While some crashes are very minor in nature, many others are serious and can result in death or catastrophic outcomes for those involved. Rollover accidents can result in severe injuries and may also cause occupants to be ejected from the vehicle. The risk of serious injury from a rollover accident is very high.
When you or your loved one has been hurt in a crash, you may have questions regarding what to do next. Aside from seeking medical treatment as soon as possible, you should contact a North Carolina personal injury attorney to discuss your situation. While your focus after the crash should always be on your healing and recovery, you should also not have to bear the full burden of an accident that was not your fault.
At Burton Law Firm, North Carolina car accident lawyer Jason M. Burton will stand up for your legal rights when you have been injured in a crash in our state. From our offices in Raleigh, we assist clients throughout the state. For a free consultation, please give us a call any time at (833) 623-0042.
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