Garner, NC – Two Killed in Crash on US-70 West at Auburn Knightdale Rd

Garner, NC - Two Killed in Crash on US-70 West at Auburn Knightdale Rd

Garner, NC (February 18, 2024) – The North Carolina Highway Patrol has identified the victims killed in the automobile accident on Monday morning, February 12. Authorities were notified of the collision at around 2:00 a.m.

According to official reports, a head-on collision involving a wrong-way driver took place on US Highway 70 W. Authorities arrived at the scene and located both of the vehicles near Auburn Nightingale Road. Two people involved in the accident were fatally injured. Authorities identified the victims as 50-year-old Louis Mary Joachim and 43-year-old Jermaine Mauricio Bass. A boy was also injured in the accident. The victim was transported to WakeMan Hospital for emergency care. The crash is under investigation at this time.

We hope the boy hurt in this crash recovers quickly.

We offer our sympathies to the families of Louis Mary Joachim and Jermaine Mauricio Bass.

Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina

Garner, NC - Two Killed in Crash on US-70 West at Auburn Knightdale RdFatal car crashes take place far too often in North Carolina. Each year, these accidents take the lives of countless individuals. The loss of a loved one can be incredibly overwhelming. Unfortunately, there are many instances where innocent people die as a result of negligent drivers.

When car crashes take the lives of innocent people, families have the opportunity to file a wrongful death claim against the responsible driver. A wrongful death claim can help your family recover financial compensation for the losses and damages that you face.

During this very difficult time, you have the ability to request compensation to alleviate the impact of funeral arrangements and burial expenses. You can get the money that you need to cover all of these end-of-life expenses so that your family can handle all of the arrangements stress-free.

In addition, you can request compensation for lost earning capacity, loss of services, loss of companionship, and more. Seeking guidance from a wrongful death lawyer in Pendleton can provide your family with the best chance of getting justice and protecting your rights. Your attorney will be able to gather evidence for your family, build a case on your behalf, and fight to ensure you are able to hold the negligent driver accountable for their actions.

Losing a loved one is an incredibly overwhelming experience. When it happens because of someone else’s negligence, the pain can be even more unbearable. At Ted Greve & Associates, we are deeply committed to helping families get the justice and compensation they deserve in these difficult situations. We understand that no amount of money can replace your loved one, but we believe that holding responsible parties accountable can provide some closure and financial support for the future. If you have lost a loved one due to a fatal accident, please do not hesitate to contact (800) 693-7833 today for a free case evaluation so that we can get started on helping your family protect your rights and get justice. Let our dedicated legal team at Ted Greve & Associates stand by your side during this challenging journey and fight for what is rightfully yours.