Fayetteville, NC (January 26, 2021) – Around 9 p.m. on Tuesday night, January 26, a pedestrian accident with injuries occurred in Fayetteville.
According to police, the accident happened at the intersection of Eastern Boulevard and Grove Street. Few details have been released but police confirmed that an adult male was crossing the street at the intersection when he was struck by a vehicle.
Paramedics and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. The male pedestrian was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and remains in critical condition at this time.
Due to the severity of the crash, numerous lanes of traffic were blocked in the area. Police urged those in the area to use alternate routes for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Pedestrians have no protection from harm on our roads, which means that they are prone to some of the most horrific injuries. On top of that, pedestrians are also more likely to lose their lives in the event of an accident. In just one recent year, it was determined that approximately 102 people were killed in pedestrian accidents and many others were seriously injured. If you have suffered from serious injuries as a result of a pedestrian accident, it is important that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
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Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you after you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident that is not your fault. We understand how traumatic a pedestrian accident can be and offer our assistance to you during this time. Our attorneys will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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