Raleigh, NC – One Killed in Wednesday Car Accident on I-40

Raleigh, NC (July 15, 2020) – Police were called to the scene of a fatal crash in Raleigh on Wednesday, July 15th. The crash happened in the eastbound lanes of I-40 near the I-440 interchange.

A black SUV with heavy damage was visible at the scene. Police have not said how many total vehicles were involved in the accident. The cause of the collision is unknown at this time and the identity of the deceased victim has not been released.

Traffic was backed up at the scene and motorists were urged to find alternate routes. No additional information is available at this time.

We wish to offer our most sincere condolences to the family who lost a loved one in this Raleigh car accident.

Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina  Raleigh, NC - One Killed in Wednesday Car Accident on I-40

Fatal car accidents take place each day in North Carolina. According to current statistics, more than 1,400 people will tragically lose their lives in traffic crashes on our roadways this year. Major highways such as I-40 are traveled by thousands of motorists each day and the potential for a serious crash is quite high compared to other places.

If you have been affected by a North Carolina car accident, you should understand the legal rights you could have. When you have lost a loved one, you may need to pursue a wrongful death claim against the driver responsible for causing the crash. At Burton Law Firm, Raleigh wrongful death attorney Jason M. Burton has assisted thousands of clients in Raleigh and throughout the Triangle region for more than eight years.

We are standing by to help you during this difficult time. For your free consultation, please contact us at (833) 623-0042.

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Disclaimer: Our team of personal injury lawyers at Burton Law Firm has taken pride in being active members of our local business community for more than 8 years. We are always striving to improve the quality of life for our community members and improve the overall safety and well being of all North Carolinians. We hope that by providing this information about the dangers of driving that we will bring added awareness and drivers will use increased caution when operating a motor vehicle. Our thoughts are with everyone who may have been affected by this incident. This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post should be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos in this post are not a depiction of the actual accident scene.

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