Henderson, NC (April 12, 2021) – Around 11 a.m. on Saturday morning, April 10, a fatal crash occurred at an intersection in Henderson.
According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the accident happened at the intersection of Vicksboro Road and Southerland Mill Road. Due to reasons that are not yet known, a van and a pickup truck collided head-on. The accident led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were present at the scene. Two people inside the van, identified only as a man and a woman, were pronounced dead at the scene. It is not known if any parties received injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation remains ongoing.
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 day in the state of North Carolina. Thousands of victims lose their lives each year throughout the state. These accidents take on many different forms but head-on collisions are some of the most severe. In just one year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 2% of car accidents are head-on collisions. These accidents are some of the most severe that take place on our roads. If you have lost a loved one due to a catastrophic accident, it is important that you have the help of an attorney on your side.
Losing a loved one in a North Carolina car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. Losing somebody close to you can impact your life in many ways, leaving you to feel both helpless and alone. It is crucial that those who have suffered these losses speak with a North Carolina wrongful death attorney who can help them every step of the way.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA have diligently assisted those who have suffered immense losses due to North Carolina car accidents. These accidents can impact family member’s lives on emotional and financial levels. If you have lost someone close to you, you may be feeling confused about where you can turn. You have options and should never have to stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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