Warsaw, NC (February 11, 2021) – Around 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, February 10, a woman was killed in a fatal tractor-trailer crash in Warsaw.
According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident happened on US-117 around the area of I-40. Police confirmed that a woman was driving on the highway in the area when, for reasons that are not yet known, her passenger vehicle slammed into the back of a tractor-trailer. It is believed that the driver of the truck was experiencing mechanical issues at the time.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene. Police confirmed that 40-year-old Amanda Greene, the driver of the passenger vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Truck Accidents in North Carolina
In one recent year, over 110,000 people were injured as a result of truck accidents in the entirety of the U.S. Many others lost their lives in these horrific accidents. Because trucks are some of the largest vehicles on our roads, they are capable of causing some of the most catastrophic harm. Truck drivers are expected to be some of the safest drivers on our roads If you have lost someone that you love in a truck accident, it is important that you have legal help as you move forward.
Losing someone you love in a North Carolina truck accident might be one of the most devastating things that you and your family have ever faced. As you grieve the loss of a loved one, you may wonder how you and your family will keep up with the bills that pile up against you. It is never easy to face the loss of a loved one in an accident. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to the reckless acts of another party. You have options when it comes to the aftermath of a collision and you should seek the help of a North Carolina wrongful death attorney. See our proven track record of success representing those who have lost loved ones in accidents at www.riccilawnc.com.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our skilled and compassionate accident attorneys are here to help you after you have lost somebody close to you in a North Carolina accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after losing a loved one in an accident, especially one involving a truck. These claims are complex and can cause you and your family turmoil as you navigate the legal system. You may find that you have the right to seek compensation for aspects like funeral costs, PAIN AND SUFFERING, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a North Carolina accident attorney who can help you in your time of need at (252) 777-2222.
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