Frisco, NC (July 26, 2021) – On Sunday night, July 25, a fatal accident took place on a major roadway in Frisco that led to the death of one person.
According to the Dare County Sheriff’s Office, the accident took place on NC-12 around the area of the Frisco Rod and Gun Market. Around 8:58 p.m., a Ford pickup truck with three young men inside started to pull out of the market quickly. The driver lost control, causing the vehicle to flip over in the area.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One of the passengers, identified as 18-year-old Leroy Tracy Farrow III, was killed in the collision. The driver of the vehicle was identified as 22-year-old Jahfar Christ, was arrested at the scene. Police confirmed that Christ was driving while impaired.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents happen every single hour of the day in the state of North Carolina, some of which lead to serious harm to those involved. These accidents sometimes lead to the loss of loved ones. Hundreds of lives are taken due to car accidents every month in the state of North Carolina. In 2018 alone, it is estimated that approximately 1,442 people were killed in fatal accidents throughout the state. There are many reasons for fatal accidents in the state of North Carolina such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one, you should speak with an attorney that you can trust in your time of need.
It is never easy to lose somebody close to you in a fatal collision. Those who have lost loved ones in an accident should speak with a North Carolina car accident lawyer who can answer their questions along the way. For instance, what evidence will you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? What deadlines will you be expected to meet when it comes to your claim and its success? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you can answer when you speak with a North Carolina wrongful death attorney.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you move forward after you have lost someone you love in a fatal collision. We believe that you have every right to hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you in the midst of an accident. Our attorneys will assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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