Laurinburg, NC (January 25, 2021) – On Friday, January 22, a fatal hit-and-run accident took place at an intersection in Laurinburg.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of NC-74 and Elmore Road when a driver struck another vehicle and then fled the scene of the accident. Police did not confirm if they were able to catch the driver responsible for the accident.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One victim in the vehicle that remained at the scene was seriously injured and airlifted to a local hospital. They were tragically pronounced dead while there.
The roadway was blocked for an extended period of time following the crash.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
More and more hit-and-run accidents have been happening in North Carolina over the years. Fatal accidents happen every single day in the state of North Carolina. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that over 1,396 people were killed as a result of car accidents in the state of North Carolina. If you have lost someone you love in a fatal crash, you may be feeling lost and confused. It is important that you have the help of an attorney by your side when you need it the most.
Losing a loved one in a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most devastating things that you have ever endured. Families are sometimes left feeling helpless and alone after fatal collisions. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay for the bills that pile up against you and your family. It is imperative that you seek the dedicated help of a wrongful death attorney in North Carolina as soon as possible.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here to help you after you have lost someone you love in a fatal accident. We believe that families should never have to worry about how they will pay for bills that pile up after they have had to say goodbye to someone they love. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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