Greensboro, NC (September 25, 2020) – On Friday, September 25, a man was killed in a truck accident on a highway in Greensboro.
According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the accident took place around 5:34 a.m. when 49-year-old Mark Vincent was driving north on NC-68 around the Interstate 73 area in his Chevrolet minivan. His vehicle collided with the back of a Ford box truck for reasons that are not yet known.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident to assist those in need. Vincent was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The driver and passenger in the box truck did not have injuries and remained at the scene of the collision. They were not charged for the collision.
Police had the scene fully cleared by 11:22 a.m.
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.
Truck Accidents in North Carolina
Truck accidents are some of the most horrific accidents that take place in the entire state of North Carolina. In 2016 alone, it was reported that approximately 14,000 accidents within the state involved trucks. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye and lead to some of the most catastrophic injuries due to the fact that trucks are some of the largest vehicles. Especially when smaller vehicles are involved, these accidents lead to severe and traumatic results. If you have lost somebody you love in a truck accident and wonder where you can turn, it is essential that you speak with a skilled attorney in your time of need.
Truck drivers are known for being some of the safest drivers on our roads. These drivers are supposed to keep some of the most well-maintained logs and take regular breaks so that truck accidents can be prevented on our roads. Though truck drivers are to blame for some of these collisions, there are other parties who could also be to blame. Some of these parties include trucking companies, cargo loaders, manufacturers, and more. If you have lost somebody you love in a North Carolina truck accident, it is essential that you seek the help of an attorney in your time of need. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in the state of North Carolina at https://www.riccilawnc.com/results/.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here to assist those who have suffered losses due to life-altering truck accidents. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling as you navigate the legal system and work toward compensation that you deserve. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward obtaining compensation for losses like medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and more. You have options and should never have to stand alone. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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