Pitt Co., NC – Fatal Car Crash on Hwy 11 near North Pitt High School

Pitt Co., NC – Fatal Car Crash on Hwy 11 near North Pitt High School

Pitt Co., NC (March 30, 2024) – One person has died as a result of a pedestrian crash that occurred in the Bethel area. Authorities were called to the scene of the incident at around 8:15 p.m. on Monday, March 25.

Official reports indicate that three vehicles and two pedestrians were involved in an accident on Highway 11 during the evening hours. The incident prompted the closure of the roadway near the North Pitt High School by Hollowell Road. One pedestrian involved in the accident was fatally injured. The victim, identified as 24-year-old Qua’tityana Whitaker, was pronounced deceased by authorities. The second pedestrian, 26-year-old Antoine Lyons, was injured in the crash. The victim was transported to ECU Health Medical Center for emergency medical treatment of serious injuries. The involved vehicles were identified as an Infiniti, a Hyundai, and a Toyota SUV. The two passengers in the Infiniti, a 24-year-old woman and a young child, were both treated for injuries. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We hope the injured victims recover quickly following this accident.

We offer our sympathies to the family of Qua’tityana Whitaker.

Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina

Pitt Co., NC – Fatal Car Crash on Hwy 11 near North Pitt High SchoolThe loss of a loved one can be incredibly difficult to deal with. Unfortunately, pedestrian accidents take the lives of more than 4000 annually. In North Carolina, we see countless people lose their lives as a result of these accidents. In many cases, fatal pedestrian accidents are a result of negligence.

Drivers who are impaired by alcohol, speeding, or otherwise negligent continue to cause severe harm to innocent people sharing the road. When pedestrians are involved in accidents, the chances of severe injuries are drastically increased.

Dealing with the unexpected loss of a loved one can be incredibly challenging. However, it’s important to know that you have legal options to seek justice and financial relief through a wrongful death claim. By seeking the help of an experienced lawyer, you can navigate the legal process with support and guidance and potentially recover damages for things like funeral costs, lost income, and more. While nothing can ever replace the loss of a loved one, holding responsible parties accountable can provide some closure and support during this difficult time.

Losing a loved one in a car accident is a devastating experience, and no amount of legal action can ever fully replace the void they leave behind. At Ted Greve & Associates, we offer our deepest sympathies to those who have lost someone due to another driver’s recklessness. Our team is committed to providing compassionate support and dedicated representation during this difficult time. We hope that by fighting for justice and fair compensation, we can bring some level of closure for our clients and honor the memory of their loved ones. If you are facing this heartbreaking situation, please do not hesitate to contact us for a free case evaluation at (800) 693-7833 – we are here to help you through every step of the process.