Raleigh, NC (December 12, 2023) – A 24-year-old man lost his life as a result of a fatal collision that took place in Raleigh early Saturday morning, December 9. Authorities were called to the scene of the accident, which took place on Highwoods Boulevard at around 2:40 a.m.
Further investigations determined that 22-year-old Daniel Manzano was traveling on Highwoods Boulevard at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his vehicle, causing a collision near Atlantic Avenue. Manzano sustained serious injuries in the accident and was transported to an area hospital.
A second person involved in the crash, identified as Victor Castellanos Martinez, suffered fatal injuries. He was pronounced deceased by authorities after being transported to an area hospital for emergency care. Manzano is currently facing multiple charges related to reckless driving to endanger, speeding, driving while impaired, fictitious license plate, and death by vehicle. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the accident are being investigated.
Our thoughts go out to the family of Victor Castellanos Martinez during this very difficult time.
Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina
Tens of thousands of families are forced to deal with the sudden and overwhelming impact of fatal accidents across the United States each year. Unfortunately, a significant number of these accidents occur right here in our state. The loss of a loved one can have far-reaching consequences, and dealing with the impact of a fatal collision can be incredibly challenging.
It is often difficult for families to move forward after a fatal crash. Unfortunately, the financial consequences that can result from a fatal crash only compound the situation. Your family can get financial relief from a wrongful death claim if you lose a loved one and your family suffers a lot of losses and damages. Some of the damages you can request compensation for are:
- Emotional pain and suffering
- Loss of financial support
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of companionship
- Loss of future earnings
- Mental anguish
It is vital that you seek legal representation from a wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible. Your attorney can help you build a strong case against the responsible party and hold them accountable. Your attorney will be able to help gather evidence, build your case, and fight for fair compensation.
At Ted Greve & Associates, our car accident attorneys have extensive experience handling complex wrongful death claims for bereaved families across the state. We are unwaveringly committed to offering support and championing justice for our clients. Our seasoned legal team will tirelessly advocate for your rights, striving to secure fair compensation to ease the financial strains during this challenging period. Get started by trusting our team to fight for your legal rights and fair compensation while your family focuses on healing. Reach out to our dedicated wrongful death lawyers today at (800) 693-7833 for a complimentary case evaluation, and let us fight for you at every stage of the process.