Wilmington, NC – Jordan Flanagan Killed in Friday Hit-and-Run Accident

Wilmington, NC (July 11, 2020) – Police in Wilmington are searching for a suspect following a deadly hit-and-run accident in the city on Friday night. The crash took place around 11:00 p.m. on S. Kerr Avenue near the intersection with Emerson Avenue.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, 30-year-old Jordan Flanagan was walking on S. Kerr when he was hit by an SUV. When rescue workers arrived, they found Flanagan suffering from life-threatening injuries. He was rushed to New Hanover Regional Medical Center where he later died.

Police are searching for a small, dark-colored SUV in connection with the crash.

We wish to offer our most sincere condolences to the family of Jordan Flanagan during this difficult time.

Fatal Accidents in North Carolina  Wilmington, NC - Jordan Flanagan Killed in Friday Hit-and-Run Accident

Fatal accidents in North Carolina take place, on average, about three times per day. These accidents can involve multiple vehicles, pedestrians, motorcyclists, and more. Hit-and-run crashes account for a large number of deadly traffic accidents that take place in our state. A hit-and-run crash usually takes place due to the actions of a negligent driver.

If you have been affected by a fatal accident, it is important to speak with a North Carolina wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible. You could be entitled to compensation on behalf of your loved one who was killed in the crash. North Carolina wrongful death cases are very complicated and often require the use of expert investigations and testimony to maximize the value of your claim.

At Burton Law Firm, attorney Jason M. Burton has handled all types of personal injury matters on behalf of victims and their family members. We take a dedicated approach to every case in order to ensure that our clients receive the justice they deserve.

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