Lexington, NC – One Killed in Truck Wreck on I-85 near MM 91

Lexington, NC – One Killed in Truck Wreck on I-85 near MM 91

Lexington, NC (February 29, 2024) – The North Carolina Department of Transportation confirmed that one person died as a result of an automobile accident that occurred in the Lexington area on Wednesday morning, February 28. The accident was reported at approximately 6:30 a.m.

According to reports from the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, a tractor-trailer collision involving an Amazon truck and a semi-truck occurred on Interstate 85 North near mile marker 91. One person involved in the accident sustained fatal injuries due to the impact. The victim was pronounced deceased by responding authorities. The left lane of the roadway was closed for a significant amount of time as emergency crews worked to remove the involved vehicles. Investigations into the crash are ongoing area.

We offer our condolences to the family of the victim killed in this crash.

Fatal Truck Accidents in North Carolina

Lexington, NC – One Killed in Truck Wreck on I-85 near MM 91Fatal car accidents occur too frequently in North Carolina, with instances involving semi-trucks and large commercial vehicles adding to the unfortunate toll. If your family has suffered the loss of a loved one in a truck crash, the option to file a wrongful death claim against the responsible party exists. Various parties can be held accountable for resulting damages in truck accidents, including:

  • Truck Driver: Liability rests with the truck driver if their negligence contributed to the damages.
  • Government Entities: The government may be held liable if signage issues or road conditions contributed to the crash.
  • Trucking Company: The trucking company may be held liable for hiring an unqualified driver.
  • Maintenance Contractors: Responsibility lies with maintenance contractors if the truck is not properly maintained.
  • Vehicle Manufacturer: Liability extends to the manufacturer if corners were cut in providing parts, leading to accidents.

Seeking legal guidance from a North Carolina truck accident lawyer during this trying time can offer the support and compensation necessary for healing. Holding the responsible party accountable and preserving your rights, a skilled attorney can provide a measure of closure in an otherwise unimaginable situation.

At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand the emotional turmoil and frustration that comes with the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one. That’s why our team is dedicated to providing compassionate support and experienced guidance to our clients in times of grief. We firmly believe in fighting for justice on behalf of our clients and their loved ones because no amount of compensation can fully heal the loss. If you’ve lost a loved one due to negligence or wrongdoing, do not hesitate to contact us for a free consultation at (800) 693-7833. Let us handle the legal aspects while you focus on honoring your loved one’s memory. You deserve closure and justice, and we are here to fight for your rights every step of the way.