Wesley Chapel, NC – One Killed, Three Hurt in Crash on Potter Rd. & Forest Lawn

Wesley Chapel, NC (July 4, 2021) – Emergency crews responded to the scene of a deadly accident in Wesley Chapel on Saturday morning. The wreck happened around 7:30 a.m. on Potter Road near Forest Lawn.

The Wesley Chapel Fire Department, along with police and rescue crews arrived just after the collision occurred. According to reports, the crash involved a black sedan. The sedan was heavily damaged and its airbags were deployed as a result of the collision. Workers were forced to extricate one of the victims from the vehicle. The patient was airlifted from the scene to a local hospital. There is no word on their condition. One victim was pronounced dead at the scene while two others suffered serious injuries. None of the victims have been identified at this time. Police have not provided any details on the events that led up to the accident.

No additional information is available. An investigation remains ongoing.

We would like to offer our thoughts and condolences to those affected by this tragic car accident in Wesley Chapel. We hope that the victims are able to make a complete and speedy recovery.

North Carolina Car Accidents  Wesley Chapel, NC - One Killed, Three Hurt in Crash on Potter Rd. & Forest Lawn

North Carolina car accidents take place hundreds of times each day. A car accident can have deadly and catastrophic consequences for victims. According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, nearly 80,000 people were injured in crashes that took place in our state in 2019. Many of these crash victims were seriously hurt. Following a car accident in North Carolina, you may have a long road to recovery. It may take weeks, months, or even years before you are fully healed and able to enjoy a good quality of life. Unfortunately, in some cases, injuries can be permanent and the accident may even be fatal.

If you or a family member have been a victim of a crash in our state, it is important to know your legal rights. Car accidents can turn your world upside down in a matter of seconds. Most accidents are the result of a negligent driver and can leave innocent victims suffering from physical pain and financial difficulties. Depending on the circumstances of the accident, you could be entitled to valuable compensation that will help you move forward.

Under North Carolina law, crash victims can receive payments for their pain and suffering, lost wages, medical bills, and potentially more. The other driver’s insurance company can be forced to pay for your injuries. In some cases, your own insurance company can also step in to make payments when you cannot be fully compensated by the other driver.

Here at Burton Law Firm, we represent crash victims and their families throughout North Carolina. Our North Carolina car accident attorneys strongly believe in the pursuit of justice for anyone who is injured due to the actions of negligent motorists. We are here for you at any time. To schedule your free appointment with one of our attorneys, please contact us using the link on our website or give us a call at (833) 623-0042.

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