Asheville, NC – One Person Killed in Fatal Collision on US-23

Asheville, NC (December 3, 2020) – On Wednesday night, December 2, one person was killed in a fatal collision in Asheville.

According to Haywood County officials, the accident took place on US-23 around the area of Russ Avenue. Police have not confirmed the exact circumstances leading up to the accident but have said that the accident involved at least two vehicles.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One victim, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene. Another party was injured and was taken to the hospital.

The North Carolina Department of Transportation confirmed that a detour was put in place until approximately 11 p.m.

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. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Fatal Accidents in North Carolina

12.3 Asheville, NC – One Person Killed in Fatal Collision on US-23Fatal accidents happen every single day in the state of North Carolina due to the negligence of others. In just one recent year’s time, over 1,396 people were killed as a result of car accidents in the state of North Carolina. Losing a loved one in a fatal crash might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever dealt with. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one and you wonder where you can turn, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney in your time of need.

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