Cameron, NC (November 11, 2020) – Around 6 a.m. on Wednesday morning, November 11, one person was killed in a fatal truck rollover accident in Cameron.
According to officials, the accident took place on NC-27 when a log truck, a pickup truck, and a passenger vehicle collided with one another for reasons that are still being investigated. The accident was so forceful that the log truck overturned as a result. This left logs and diesel spilled all over the road.
The driver of the log truck and the driver of the passenger vehicle, who have not yet been identified, were taken to a local hospital for treatment of their injuries. The unidentified driver of the pickup truck was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was closed for approximately two hours. Police diligently worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision 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 victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in North Carolina
Truck accidents are known for being some of the most catastrophic accidents on our roads due to the fact that they are some of the largest vehicles on our roads. In 2016 alone, it was reported that approximately 14,000 truck accidents occurred in the state of North Carolina due to the negligence of others. Truck accidents are often fatal due to the fact that they are known for causing such severe damages. If you have lost a loved one and believe that the accident occurred due to the negligence of another party, you have a variety of options.
The aftermath of a North Carolina truck accident can have a huge and lasting impact on the lives of others, especially if a loved one has been lost due to one of these accidents. Many truck accidents occur due to reasons including DISTRACTED DRIVING, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If you have suffered losses as a result of a truck accident, you may wonder where you can turn. You should never have to worry about how you will afford to keep up with the bills after losing a loved one in an accident. It is important that you speak with a wrongful death attorney as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA, our dedicated accident attorneys are here to assist you after you have lost a loved one in a truck accident. We will diligently assist you as you move forward in your dire time of need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of losses. If you have lost someone you love and wonder where you can turn, please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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