Lincoln County, NC – Billy Lytton Killed in NC 150 Head-On Crash

Lincoln County, NC (June 29, 2020) – A retired Gaston County police chief was killed in a head-on crash that took place on Saturday in Lincoln County. The accident was reported just after 3:00 p.m. on NC 150 near Ivey Church Road.

According to authorities, Billy Lytton was traveling on NC 150 when a 2019 Chevy Silverado crossed the centerline and collided head-on with Lytton’s 2020 Honda CRV. Lytton suffered critical injuries and was later pronounced dead. Two other crash victims were taken to the hospital in unknown condition. The cause of the crash is under investigation and there is no word on the identity of the others involved.

No further details have been released.

We would like to extend our most sincere sympathies to the family of Billy Lytton during this difficult time.

Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina  Lincoln County, NC - Billy Lytton Killed in NC 150 Head-On Crash

There are about four fatal traffic accidents reported on average each day in North Carolina. While drivers should always follow all traffic safety laws and take precautions while driving, some crashes are simply unavoidable. A negligent driver can wreak severe havoc in just a matter of seconds. Head-on collisions are a good example of the type of sudden and severe accidents that can occur on our roadways.

If you have lost a loved one to a North Carolina car accident, you are no doubt experiencing one of the most difficult times of your life. It is important during this time to protect the legal rights that you have. These rights including filing a wrongful death claim against the driver responsible for the death of your loved one.

At Burton Law Firm, North Carolina personal injury attorney Jason M. Burton stands ready to assist you during the most difficult times. For your free consultation, please give us a call at (833) 623-0042.

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