Lumberton, NC (January 21, 2021) – On Wednesday night, January 20, a woman was killed in a fatal collision that took place in Lumberton.
According to state troopers, the accident took place on Highway 72 around the Pembroke community. A vehicle was pulling out on a roadway when it was suddenly struck by a pickup truck, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash. A 42-year-old female passenger in the Chevrolet passenger vehicle was pronounced dead at the hospital where she was taken after the accident.
The driver of the vehicle was charged but the charges are not yet known.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal accidents happen every single day in North Carolina, which means that thousands of people are killed every year within the state. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 1,396 people were killed in fatal accidents within the state of North Carolina. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have lost a loved one due to a North Carolina car accident, it is important that you have the dedicated help of an attorney on your side.
North Carolina car accidents happen in the blink of an eye and take many lives each year. As such, families are sometimes left feeling helpless and alone in a world that they are unfamiliar with as they face the legal system. As you grieve the sudden loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to keep up with the financial aspects that continue to pile up against you. It is essential that you seek the immediate help of a North Carolina wrongful death attorney in your dire time of need.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here to help you after you have lost a loved one in an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys have years of experience helping families and will compassionately assist you as you navigate the legal system. We will help you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a North Carolina accident attorney in your time of need at (252) 777-2222.
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