Apex, NC (October 1, 2020) – Around 9 a.m. on Thursday morning, October 1, a woman was killed in a fatal collision in Apex.
The accident, according to police, took place in the southbound lanes of US-1 near the Cary Parkway in Apex.
Police confirmed that the woman, who has not yet been identified, was traveling in the southbound lanes of the highway when her vehicle became disabled. Another vehicle came along and struck her vehicle from behind, sending it into the roadway with severe damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The woman, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The roadway was closed for several hours in multiple lanes until it reopened around noon.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal collisions take place every single day in North Carolina. North Carolina actually experiences more fatal collisions than many other states in the U.S. In just one recent year, approximately 1,396 people were killed in these accidents due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. Losing somebody you love in a collision might be one of the most traumatic things that you have ever endured. This is why it is imperative that you have a legal advocate by your side.
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At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here to help you after you have lost a loved one in an accident that was not their fault. We understand how devastating it can be to lose a loved one and the impact it can have on your life both emotionally and financially. Our attorneys can assist you as you walk the path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and more. Please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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