Wake Forest, NC (March 14, 2021) – On Saturday night, March 13, a woman was killed in a fatal crash that took place in Wake Forest.
According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the accident took place at the intersection of Louisburg Road and Forestville Road. A vehicle failed to come to a stop at a red light, which caused it to slam into another. The vehicle that was struck was forced off the road and down an embankment.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were called to the scene. A 72-year-old woman was inside the vehicle that went down the embankment. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the first vehicle was charged with failing to stop at a red light and misdemeanor death by motor vehicle.
Police continue their investigation into the circumstances of the collision.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Fatal Accidents in North Carolina
Thousands of people are killed every year as a result of North Carolina car accidents. In one recent year, it is estimated that over 1,396 people were killed as a result of North Carolina car accidents. These accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Showing that another party is to blame for an accident can help you and your family move forward. This is especially true if you have lost somebody important to you in an accident and you are unsure about where you can turn.
Losing a loved one in a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in a variety of ways. As you grieve the unexpected loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to keep up with the bills that pile up against you at this time. Families are sometimes placed in these challenging positions and may wonder where they can turn. If you have lost somebody close to you in an accident, you should not have to stand alone. It is vital that you seek the immediate help of a wrongful death attorney in North Carolina as you move forward.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA have diligently assisted those who have lost loved ones in accidents over the years. We will stand by your side to ensure that your rights are being protected. We will help you navigate the legal system and work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, pain and suffering, funeral costs, and more. 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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