Mt. Olive, NC (December 22, 2020) – Around 8:40 p.m. on Monday night, December 21, a woman was killed in a fatal crash that took place in Mt. Olive.
According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the accident took place at the intersection of NC-55 and Kelly Springs Road. Police confirmed that a woman in a Ford was making a left turn at the intersection when a man in a Chevrolet attempted to pass her in an illegal manner. His vehicle crashed forcefully in the driver’s side of her vehicle as a result.
The woman’s vehicle flew into a nearby field and rolled over. Paramedics pronounced her dead at the scene but her identity is not yet known.
Officials confirmed that the driver of the pickup truck is now facing charges.
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.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal accidents in North Carolina take the lives of thousands of people every single year. These accidents can take on many forms, though rollovers are known for being some of the most severe. In just one year’s time, approximately 2% of car accidents are deemed rollover accidents. Though these accidents do not happen commonly, they are incredibly severe when they do take place. Losing a loved one in a fatal crash might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever endured. It is important that you have the help of an attorney by your side.
Families sometimes wonder where they can turn after they have lost a loved one in a fatal collision. As you grieve the sudden loss of your loved one, you may wonder what types of compensation you will be able to receive for the losses you have sustained. You should never have to worry about how you will keep up with the bills that pile up against you after you have lost someone you love. It is important that you speak with a knowledgeable North Carolina wrongful death attorney during these difficult times.
Our North Carolina accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in serious accidents. We understand how traumatic it can be to lose somebody that you love in a fatal collision. Our attorneys are here to help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects like medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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