Eden, NC (December 9, 2023) – A fatal car accident reported in the City of Eden claimed one person’s life. The accident occurred at around 6:00 p.m. on December 7.
According to reports provided by the North Carolina Highway Patrol, a collision between vehicles took place in the 1400 block of West Fieldcrest Road. The incident prompted officials to shut down the area as they provided assistance at the scene. One person, identified as a City of Eden employee, was fatally injured. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. At this time, the North Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating.
We offer our condolences to the family of the victim killed in this crash.
Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal accidents take the lives of countless people every year in our state. Quite often, these accidents can be quite devastating. We see innocent people lose their lives as a result of drivers who are reckless and engaging in negligent actions while behind the wheel. Some of the leading causes of fatal accidents include.
- Motorists exceeding safe speeds
- Motorists who are distracted while driving
- Motorists operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs
- Motorists failing to give the right-of-way to others
Unfortunately, the vast majority of fatal accidents that are reported in our state are preventable. These and other negligent actions continued to take innocent lives every single day.
After losing a loved one in a fatal accident, your family has the ability to file a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. You must seek help from a North Carolina wrongful death lawyer immediately. An attorney will be able to help you pursue a claim for compensation so that you have the financial resources that you need during this very difficult time. Some of the damages that you have the opportunity to request compensation for include:
- Medical bills
- Funeral and burial expenses
- Loss of companionship and consortium
- Loss of financial support
- Loss of inheritance
- Loss of guidance and nurturing
Seeking legal guidance as soon as possible can help to ensure you have the strongest evidence against the defendant. Your attorney will be able to fight for compensation and justice on your behalf.
At Ted Greve & Associates, our top priority is to provide unwavering support and exceptional legal representation to our clients. With a wealth of experience and a knowledge of wrongful death laws in our state, we have successfully helped thousands of individuals attain the maximum compensation for their legal claims. Our compassionate team understands the pain and suffering that comes with losing a loved one due to someone else’s negligence, which is why we are committed to fighting for your family’s justice and holding those responsible accountable for their actions. If you have lost a loved one in an accident, please do not hesitate to reach out for a free consultation with our wrongful death lawyers today at (800) 693-7833. We will work tirelessly on your behalf and guide you through every step of the claims process so that you can focus on healing while we fight for what you deserve. Your family does not have to go through this alone – contact us now and let us help you seek justice for your loss.