Durham, NC (September 26, 2020) – Around 10 p.m. on Friday night, September 25, a fatal accident took place at an intersection in Durham.
The accident, according to officials, took place at the intersection of Holloway Street and Lynn Road. The driver of a Subaru Legacy struck a Chevrolet Suburban in the area.
At the time of the collision, a Suburban was headed eastbound on Holloway Street when the front bumper rammed the westbound Subaru, which was making a left turn onto Lynn Road.
The Subaru drove off the side of the road while the Suburban overturned on the roadway. It landed on its driver’s side.
The driver of the Subaru was immediately transported to the hospital with severe injuries. His passenger, identified as 32-year-old Xavier Lee, was taken to the hospital where he passed away from his injuries.
No charges have been filed but the investigation into 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
Fatal accidents take thousands of lives in the state of North Carolina every single year. In just one recent year, in fact, approximately 1,396 people were killed in these accidents due to the negligence of others. Many of the fatal collisions that take place on our roads take place due to reasons like DISTRACTED DRIVING, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. These accidents are common in many areas but some of the most popular places for fatal crashes are at intersections. Millions of people are impacted by intersection accidents each year in the entire U.S. If you have lost a loved one in a collision and wonder where you can turn, it is essential that you speak with an accident attorney in your time of need.
Losing a loved one might be one of the most traumatic and devastating things that you have ever endured. As you grieve your losses, you have the right to seek compensation for a wide array of losses so that you are not left standing alone during these difficult times. You have many rights during these difficult times and should always have a skilled North Carolina wrongful death attorney who understands many laws that apply to your case. As the bills pile up, you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay for these bills.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our accident attorneys in North Carolina are here for you in your time of need after an accident that was caused by another party. We believe that you should never have to worry about how you will afford the bills that pile up after you have lost a loved one in an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the path toward compensation for medical expenses your loved one incurred, funeral costs, burial costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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