Charlotte, NC (September 13, 2020) – Around 8 p.m. on Friday, September 11, one person was killed in a fatal collision in Charlotte.
Charlotte Police confirmed that the accident took place at 1000 Little Rock Road when a Ford and a Honda collided with one another.
Police confirmed that the unidentified driver of a Honda went around a curve in the roadway and collided with a Ford for reasons that are still being investigated. The accident caused extensive damage to both vehicles.
Officials confirmed that numerous responders were present at the scene. The adult driver of the Honda was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Two children were passengers in the back of the Ford and were taken to a local hospital to be treated for their injuries. The driver of the Ford was also hospitalized.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time.
No further details have been provided but the investigation into the circumstances of 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.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal accidents take place every single day in the state of North Carolina, many of which happen unexpectedly in the blink of an eye. In one recent year, it was determined that approximately 1,396 people were killed in these horrific accidents due to the negligence of others. Many car accidents leading to fatalities take place due to distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. Family members are usually not prepared for the stressful aftermath of a fatal accident as it affects them both emotionally and financially. Luckily, families have many options as they move forward.
No amount of money can bring back a loved one who has lost their life in a fatal accident. However, it can help families move forward as they grieve their losses and wonder how they will afford to pay for the bills that continue to pile up after a fatality. Nobody should ever have to worry about how they will afford certain expenses after a loved one has been taken from them prematurely due to negligent reasons. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one in a North Carolina car accident and wonder where you can turn, you have options. It is imperative that you seek the help of a North Carolina wrongful death attorney.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here for you every step of the way after you have lost a loved one in a collision that was not their fault. You have many rights to compensation for aspects like medical expenses, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and more. As you grieve, you should never have to focus on the damages that pile up against you. Losing a loved one is difficult but you have options. Please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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