Lillington, NC (October 8, 2020) – Around 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday night, October 7, two people were killed in a fatal collision on NC-27.
The accident, according to police, took place on the highway around the area of Leaflet Church Road. Police confirmed that a pickup truck and a sedan collided with one another. It is believed that one of the cars crossed into the other lane of traffic and collided with the other vehicle head-on.
Officials confirmed that two people, who have not yet been identified, were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Due to the severity of the accident, the roadway was blocked in several lanes until the police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the crash remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal crashes happen every single day in North Carolina due to the careless acts of others. In fact, in just one recent year, it was determined that approximately 1,396 people lost their lives in these horrific accidents due to the negligence of others. These accidents take on many forms but some of the most severe include head-on collisions. Though only about 2% of crashes are head-on collisions, approximately 10% lead to fatalities. Losing somebody you love can have a huge impact on your life. It is important that you speak with an accident attorney in your time of need.
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Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are dedicated to your claim and will stand by your side after you have lost a loved one in an accident. You have many options for recovery and will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for an array of aspects including medical expenses your loved one has incurred, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and so much more. If you have lost a loved one 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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