Zebulon, NC (April 17, 2021) – Around 6:25 p.m. on the evening of Saturday, April 17, a pedestrian accident occurred on a major roadway in Zebulon.
According to officials, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of US-64 around the area of Debnam Road. A pedestrian was crossing the roadway in the area when they were suddenly struck by a passenger vehicle.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The victim, who has not yet been identified, was taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes until police cleared the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads due to the fact that they have no protection from harm in the event of an accident. Every year, hundreds of pedestrians lose their lives in North Carolina pedestrian accidents. In one recent year, approximately 102 pedestrians were killed in North Carolina pedestrian accidents due to the reckless acts of others. If you have suffered from immense damages as a result of a pedestrian accident, it is crucial that you have legal help on your side.
Many victims of North Carolina pedestrian accidents are unaware of the options that they have as they move forward with a claim. As you work on your physical recovery, you may worry about how you will afford to pay the bills that continue to pile up against you. Many victims are left feeling helpless and alone after a pedestrian accident that is not their fault. You have many options for recovery and should start speaking with an attorney that you trust as soon as possible. It is important that you have the knowledgeable help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney on your side. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in accidents at
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in pedestrian accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a collision that is not your fault. Our attorneys will help you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. 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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