Raleigh, NC (June 2, 2021) – At 12:45 p.m. on Monday afternoon, May 31, a fatal car accident occurred at an intersection in Raleigh.
According to Raleigh Police, the collision happened at the intersection of Gorman Street and Walnut Creek Parkway. One vehicle was entering the intersection when the driver smashed into the side of another vehicle. The vehicles were left with extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and a variety of other local responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One person inside one of the vehicles was pronounced dead at the scene. The party has not yet been identified.
The roadway was completely blocked in the area for approximately two hours as police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal car accidents happen every single day on North Carolina roads due to the negligence of others. In 2018 alone, in fact, it was reported that approximately 1,442 people were killed in fatal collisions. These accidents happen due to a variety of reasons and happen in many different areas. Intersections are among the most common places for fatal accidents. Losing a loved one can have a huge and lasting impact on your life, which is why you should have the help of an attorney on your side after an accident.
It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one after a fatal crash. However, this is the reality that many victims face each year throughout North Carolina. If your loved one has been taken from you prematurely due to a preventable North Carolina car accident, you may wonder where you can turn. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you can afford to pay the bills that continue piling up. Those who have suffered such extensive losses should seek the help of a North Carolina wrongful death attorney as soon as possible.
Our dedicated attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here to help you after you have lost somebody close to you in an accident. We will compassionately stand by your side and help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to stand alone after a collision that is not your fault. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for the help you deserve.
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