Edgecombe Co., NC – Victims of Fatal US-64 ALT Crash ID’d

Edgecombe Co., NC – Victims of Fatal US-64 ALT Crash ID’d

Edgecombe Co., NC (February 20, 2024) – The  North Carolina State Highway Patrol identified the three people killed in the Edgecombe County car crash on Saturday as 19-year-old Jhawaiun Drake, 19-year-old Jeremy Pollard, and 34-year-old Brittany Armstrong.

Preliminary investigations show that a pickup truck and a Saturn Vue collided on the eastbound side of US Highway 64-Alternate. Three people in the SUV were ejected from the vehicle following the accident. The victims, identified as Drake, Pollard, and Armstrong, all passed away from their injuries while at the scene. One additional passenger, 30-year-old Morgan Page, suffered critical injuries. She was airlifted and flown by helicopter to ECU Health in Greenville, North Carolina, for emergency care. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We hope Morgan Page recovers quickly from her injuries.

We offer our condolences to the families of Jeremy Pollard, Brittany Armstrong, and Jhawaiun Drake.

Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina

Edgecombe Co., NC – Victims of Fatal US-64 ALT Crash ID’dThe sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one can be incredibly challenging to deal with. Unfortunately, more than 1000 deaths are reported as a result of traffic collisions in North Carolina annually. Far too often, these accidents are completely preventable. Innocent people died as a result of drivers who are impaired, distracted, or engaging in other reckless actions while operating their vehicles. Even though we have strict laws in our state to prevent drivers from engaging in reckless actions, they continue to be leading factors in many of the collisions across our state.

The loss of a loved one is an incredibly difficult and painful experience, and it’s important to have the right support during this time. Seeking representation from a knowledgeable legal team can help you navigate the legal system and provide you with the opportunity to seek justice for your loved one. With their experience, resources, and dedication, they will work tirelessly to ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve for your damages. It is vital to reach out to a skilled and dedicated wrongful death lawyer today to protect your rights and fight for justice on behalf of your loved one.

At Ted Greve & Associates, our commitment to helping families who have lost loved ones in car accidents goes beyond just seeking full and fair compensation. We understand the pain and difficulties that come with such tragic events, which is why we provide empathetic and effective legal representation for our clients. Our team’s mission is to not only secure financial justice but also offer peace of mind as families navigate through this challenging time. If you have experienced the loss of a loved one in a car accident, please do not wait to reach out to us at (800) 693-7833 for a complimentary case evaluation. We are here to support you and explore your options during this difficult period.