Fayetteville, NC (September 27, 2020) – Around 4 a.m. on Friday morning, September 25, a man was killed in a pedestrian accident in Fayetteville.
According to police, the collision took place in the early morning hours at 1700 Owen Drive. A 71-year-old man identified as Larrie McKinnon was struck by a vehicle as he was crossing the street. It is not known if the driver saw him or not.
Paramedics transported McKinnon to the Cape Fear Valley Medical Center where he was pronounced dead as a result of severe trauma.
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and was driving a 2018 Nissan Altima. It is not known if they received any charges as a result of the accident.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Pedestrians are known for being some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads who are prone to some of the most extensive harm in the event of an accident. In one year, it was determined that approximately 102 people were killed in pedestrian accidents within the state of North Carolina. Losing somebody you love is never an easy thing to face and this is especially true if you have lost a loved one in a preventable pedestrian accident. It is important that you have a legal advocate by your side every step of the way.
It is true that no amount of money can bring back someone you love after they have lost their life in a pedestrian accident. However, compensation can help you pay the bills so that you are not feeling as stressed as you grieve the loss of your loved one. Losing somebody you love can take a huge toll on your life. It is important that you have a North Carolina pedestrian accident attorney by your side so that you can move forward. When it comes to your wrongful death claim, it is important that you have a knowledgeable attorney to help you through these complex times. See our proven track record of success representing families who have suffered the loss of loved ones at https://www.riccilawnc.com/results/.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here to help you through one of the most challenging times in your life. We understand how devastating it can be to lose somebody you love in a pedestrian accident but, luckily, we will stand by your side every step of the way. It is important that you have an attorney by your side so that you are not feeling alone during these devastating times, especially if your family is suffering. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for the help you deserve.
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