Charlotte, NC – Pedestrian killed in N Sharon Amity Rd Crash

Charlotte, NC – Pedestrian killed in N Sharon Amity Rd Crash

Charlotte, NC (January 3, 2024) – The Charlotte Police Department confirmed that 18-year-old Mariella Elizabeth Sanches Gutierrez was fatally injured as a result of an automobile accident that took place in the Charlotte area on Sunday morning, December 31.

Just before 12:10 a.m., the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department responded to the scene of an automobile accident that occurred on North Sharon Amity Road. Crash reports indicate that a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on the roadway near Spanish Quarter Circle. Authorities arrived at the scene to provide care to the victim. However, the pedestrian, identified as Sanches Gutierrez, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene without stopping. The crash is being investigated at this time.

We offer our sympathies to the family of Mariella Elizabeth Sanches Gutierrez.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina

Charlotte, NC – Pedestrian killed in N Sharon Amity Rd CrashEach year, thousands of pedestrians lose their lives as a result of automobile accidents across the United States. Here in North Carolina, we see many of these accidents take place on our roadways. Far too often, victims lose their lives in pedestrian crashes due to preventable circumstances. Victims often die as a result of speeding motorists, drivers who are impaired, and drivers who do not yield to others.

Pedestrians are far more vulnerable during accidents due to the fact that they have no protection. As a result, they are likely to suffer fatal injuries. In many cases, families are forced to deal with overwhelming consequences. The unfortunate truth is that the loss of a loved one is an incredibly difficult and emotional experience, and it’s important to have a strong legal team by your side during this time.

Hiring a seasoned wrongful death attorney can provide you with the guidance and support you need to navigate through complex legal procedures. They will handle negotiations with insurance companies and fight for fair compensation, allowing you to focus on grieving and healing. With their guidance, you can trust that your case will be handled with care while seeking justice for your loved one.

At Ted Greve & Associates, our team of compassionate attorneys is here to support and guide you through seeking justice for your family member. Our goal is not only to provide you with the legal representation needed but also alleviate some of the financial burdens that come with such a loss. While no amount of compensation can ever replace your loved one, we believe that holding those responsible accountable can bring closure and peace for you and your family. If you have lost a family member in an accident caused by negligence on the road, please do not hesitate to contact us for a free case evaluation. Let us fight for justice while you focus on healing with your family. Call (800) 693-7833 today to speak with our experienced personal injury lawyers.