Knightdale, NC (May 8, 2021) – Late Friday evening, May 7, a car accident with injuries and at least one fatality occurred on a major roadway in Knightdale.
Authorities say 28-year-old Meredith Lauren Moore was killed when the vehicle she was riding in crashed just before midnight in the 3000 block of South Smithfield Road.
Moore was a passenger in a vehicle traveling northbound on South Smithfield Road. Authorities say the crash happened when the vehicle hit an oncoming car in another lane.
Alcohol is not believed to be a factor, though authorities have not said what caused the vehicle to go into the wrong lane.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Meredith Lauren Moore. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents happen in the blink of an eye throughout the state of North Carolina. Every year, hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in North Carolina, more than in many other states throughout the entire U.S. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have suffered from immense harm as a result of a car crash, you should be prepared to speak with a legal advocate in your time of need.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in many different ways. Some of the most catastrophic injuries that result from car accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. These injuries tend to land victims in the hospital for an extended period of time and keep them out of work until they are able to get back on their feet. If you have been hurt in a car accident due to the negligence of another party, you have options. It is important that you seek the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney who has your best interests in mind.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our dedicated and compassionate accident attorneys are here for you after you have been seriously hurt in a crash that is not your fault. We believe that you have many options under North Carolina accident laws and will stand by your side. We are highly knowledgeable in these cases and will ensure that you have the resources necessary to move forward. You should never have to stand alone after an accident that is not your fault. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information on your legal options.
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