Greensboro, NC – Fatal Accident Reported on I-73 near I-40

Greensboro, NC – Fatal Accident Reported on I-73 near I-40

Greensboro, NC (February 16, 2024) – Authorities confirmed that 62-year-old Marcus Antonio Nivens lost his life as a result of a fatal collision that occurred on Wednesday in Greensboro. At around four p.m. on February 14, Greensboro Police Department was called to the scene of an accident on Interstate 73.

Preliminary investigations show that Nivens was driving on Interstate 73 S. when he ran out of gas. As a result, he pulled his vehicle to the side of the ramp near Interstate 40 W. A car responded to the scene to provide Nivens gas. After receiving gas, Nivens went to put it into his vehicle when a car passing through the area struck the car that brought Nivens gas before striking him. Nivens was fatally injured in the crash. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the second car, identified as Destiny Hankins, was injured. She was transported to a local hospital for emergency care. At this time, the crash is under investigation.

We hope Destiny Hankins recovers quickly following this accident

We offer our condolences to the family of Marcus Antonio Nivens at this time.

Fatal Auto Accidents in North Carolina

Greensboro, NC – Fatal Accident Reported on I-73 near I-40Every year, over 40,000 lives are lost in the United States due to motor vehicle accidents. Regrettably, our state is no exception, witnessing its fair share of these unfortunate incidents.

After losing a loved one, your family has the ability to file a wrongful death claim against the person responsible. This type of legal action can provide you with financial relief for some of the damages you face. This can include:

  • Lost wages and income: After a fatal crash, your family can pursue a claim for the financial impact resulting from the absence of their income. This involves evaluating both their current earning capacity and anticipated future earnings.
  • Mental anguish: This encompasses the emotional anguish and psychological trauma endured by the family as a consequence of the unjustified loss of life.
  • Loss of companionship: This includes the emotional distress and hardship arising from the absence of a loved one’s companionship, guidance, and support due to their loss.

To ensure you have the best chance of maximizing the compensation you recover, you should reach out to a wrongful death lawyer right away.

At Ted Greve & Associates, we believe in standing up for those who have suffered an unexpected loss due to someone else’s negligence. We understand the immense pain and difficulties that come with such a tragic event and are dedicated to providing support and seeking justice for our clients. Our team of compassionate attorneys works tirelessly to secure full and fair compensation for families during this trying time. If you or a loved one has been impacted by a fatal accident, do not hesitate to reach out to us for a free case evaluation. Let us handle the legal aspects so that you can focus on healing with your family. Contact our personal injury law firm today at (800) 693-7833 and let us fight for your rights while you focus on healing.