Greensboro, NC (December 25, 2023) – A pedestrian accident reported in the Greensboro area claimed the life of one person on Friday morning, December 22. The accident occurred just before 12:40 a.m.
Reports from the Greensboro Police Department indicate that a pedestrian was walking in the area of East Market Street and Durham Street during the early morning hours. For unknown reasons, a westbound vehicle struck the pedestrian, causing severe injuries. The pedestrian, identified as 29-year-old Jermaine Jones of Greensboro, North Carolina, was severely hurt due to the crash. He was rushed to an area hospital for emergency care. Authorities confirmed that Jones passed away from his injuries on Saturday, December 23. Investigations into the crash are ongoing.
We offer our sympathies to the family of Jermaine Jones at this time.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
In 2022, more than 7500 pedestrians lost their lives as a result of automobile accidents in the United States. This number averages approximately 20 deaths every day. Unfortunately, we see many accidents take place right here in North Carolina. Even though our state has strict laws in place to protect pedestrians, we continue to see innocent victims lose their lives at an alarming rate.
The loss of a loved one can be incredibly difficult to deal with. Families often struggle mentally and emotionally to move on. In countless instances, families also face significant financial turmoil due to the loss of a loved one. Many families are unprepared to deal with the impact that these accidents have.
Seeking guidance from a wrongful death lawyer can provide your family with much-needed support during this time. With their experience in handling these types of cases, you may be entitled to compensation that can alleviate some of the financial strain and allow you to focus on grieving and healing. No amount of money can replace your loved one, but obtaining justice and accountability for their loss can bring a sense of closure and peace. A dedicated wrongful death lawyer will fight for your rights and ensure that your family receives the compensation they deserve.
Losing a loved one due to someone else’s negligence is devastating and can leave you feeling overwhelmed and helpless. At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the immense impact of such a loss and are dedicated to providing exceptional legal representation for those affected by wrongful death. With our team’s extensive experience and unwavering commitment, we will fight passionately for your rights and secure the rightful compensation you deserve during this trying time. As members of prestigious organizations like the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, we have proven success in obtaining favorable outcomes for our clients. If you have lost a loved one due to a fatal accident, please contact us today at (800) 693-7833 so we can help bring justice and closure to your situation.