Fayetteville, NC (December 26, 2023) – Two people were fatally injured in a motor vehicle collision on Monday morning in Fayetteville. The accident occurred just before 11:00 a.m. on December 25.
According to local law enforcement, a Toyota Corolla was traveling in the area of Hope Mills Road and Glensford Drive when it became involved in a collision with a Chrysler 300. Authorities determined that the driver of the Chrysler ran a red light at the intersection. Two people in the Toyota, identified as 46-year-old Patricia Fields and 47-year-old Jada Fields, both suffered fatal injuries. The two victims were pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the 300, Michael Anthony Smith, Jr., sustained minor injuries. Two people involved in the accident fled the scene on foot. At this time, the incident is being investigated.
We hope Michael Anthony Smith, Jr. recovers quickly.
We offer our sympathies to the family of Patricia Fields and Jada Fields.
Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina
In North Carolina, fatal accidents of the cause of countless deaths every single day. The unfortunate truth is that many of the accidents that occur on our roadways are preventable. Intersections, in particular, see a lot of motor vehicle accidents take place annually. When drivers do not maintain control of their vehicles while passing through these areas, it can have devastating consequences. Unfortunately, running red lights, passing stop signs, and failing to yield continue to be leading factors in many of these accidents.
Families who lose loved ones often face a significant amount of consequences. The unfortunate truth is that the loss of a loved one due to someone else’s negligence is a devastating and emotionally exhausting experience. It becomes even more difficult when seeking justice and compensation for your family is hindered by legal complications. That is why having a skilled wrongful death lawyer by your side can make all the difference in ensuring that you receive the financial support necessary to cope with such a tragic loss. They will fight tirelessly on your behalf, presenting the strongest evidence and demanding fair compensation for your family’s needs. During this difficult time, let us help you seek the justice and closure that you deserve.
Our lawyers at Ted Greve & Associates understand the immense emotional and financial toll it can take. Our dedicated team of attorneys has years of experience in personal injury law, including wrongful death cases, and we are committed to providing compassionate and thorough legal representation for our clients. As proud members of prestigious groups like the Million Dollar Advocates forum, we have a proven track record of fighting tirelessly for the rights and rightful compensation of those affected by wrongful death. We also offer our services on a contingency fee basis, so you can focus on healing while we handle all legal costs. If you have been impacted by this type of loss, do not hesitate to contact us today for a consultation at (800) 693-7833. Let us help you seek justice during this difficult time.