Greensboro, NC (January 25, 2021) – Around 3 a.m. on Monday morning, January 25, one victim was killed in a fatal truck accident in Greensboro.
According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the accident happened around Exit 117, or Oak Ridge Road. At the time, a Chevrolet passenger vehicle was headed south when it was involved in a head-on collision with a tractor-trailer. The accident led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One person in the passenger vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. It is not known if anyone was injured.
Due to the severity of the crash, all northbound lanes were closed down for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the crash continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Truck Accidents in North Carolina
Truck accidents are some of the most horrific accidents on our roads due to the fact that they involve large vehicles. According to statistics taken between 2010 and 2017, the number of large trucks involved in fatal collisions increased from 104 to 147. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to the recklessness of others. Because there are many regulations to consider and a variety of individuals could be to blame for these accidents, you should always have the dedicated help of an attorney by your side.
The aftermath of a North Carolina truck accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have dealt with, especially if you have lost someone you love in a collision. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay for the bills that pile up against you. With the help of an attorney by your side, you can navigate the legal system knowing that your rights will be protected after you have lost a loved one in a truck accident. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in North Carolina truck accidents at www.riccilawnc.com.
Our dedicated attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here to help you after you have lost someone close to you in a horrific truck accident. We will help you navigate the legal system as you work toward results in your claim. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, funeral costs, 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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