Sanford, NC (September 18, 2020) – Around 6 a.m. on Friday, September 18, a fatal crash took place at an intersection in Sanford.
The accident, according to officials, took place at the intersection of NC-87 and Olivia Road. Police confirmed that two light-colored pickup trucks entered the intersection at the same time, colliding with each other. The accident led to a wide array of damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. Two people were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, though it is not known which vehicles they were in. Their identities have not yet been released.
Several lanes of traffic were closed down in the area of the accident for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal accidents happen every single week in the state of North Carolina. In one year’s time, approximately 1,300 or more people will lose their lives as a result of these accidents. Most fatal collisions take place due to reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. In the blink of an eye, a loved one’s life could be turned upside-down when they are killed in a collision. Losing somebody you love as a result of a collision might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever experienced. Family members have the right to seek help from a legal advocate.
It is true that no amount of money can bring back a loved one after a fatal accident has taken place. However, it can lessen the stress that you are feeling after somebody has been taken from you in an accident. As you grieve your losses, you may wonder how you will be able to afford to pay the bills that continue to pile up against you and your family. Nobody should ever have to worry about how they will pay these bills. If you have suffered devastating losses and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with a North Carolina wrongful death attorney in your time of need.
Our North Carolina accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here for you every step of the way. We understand how difficult it can be to lose a loved one and offer our support when you need it the most. As you grieve, we will stand by your side. You may find that you are eligible for a wide array of aspects like medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and more. If you have suffered losses and wonder where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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