Raleigh, NC – Four Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on I-440

Raleigh, NC – Four Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on I-440

Raleigh, NC (April 10, 2024) – Emergency officials were summoned to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the Raleigh area that claimed the lives of multiple people. The incident was reported on April 6.

According to official reports, a 2013 Honda Civic was traveling eastbound on the westbound side of Interstate 440 when it collided with a second vehicle near Capital Boulevard. Four people involved in the accident sustained fatal injuries. All four of the victims were pronounced deceased by authorities. At this time, the incident is being investigated.

We offer our sympathies to the families of the victims killed in this crash.

Fatal Auto Accidents in North Carolina

Raleigh, NC – Four Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on I-440Fatal collisions are reported every day in North Carolina. Annually, more than a thousand people die as a result of collisions on our roadways. There are many cases where people lose their lives in fatal accidents due to the careless and negligent actions of others. One common cause is distracted driving, such as eating food or texting on a cell phone while behind the wheel. Another significant factor is speeding, which reduces reaction time and increases the severity of accidents. Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is also a major contributor to fatal crashes, impairing judgment and coordination. Any reckless or negligent action can directly harm others around.

If you have lost a loved one due to a fatal collision caused by the careless or reckless actions of another driver, your family must act quickly to protect your rights. Filing a wrongful death claim can provide you with financial relief to help cover the costs of funeral arrangements, burial costs, and more. It is vital that you seek guidance from a North Carolina wrongful death lawyer immediately. Your attorney will want to get started on gathering evidence for you to ensure you have the best chance of getting justice. Some of the types of evidence that your attorney will gather for you include:

  • Pictures of the accident scene: These show what happened, including the vehicles involved and what the road looked like.
  • What people saw: Statements from those who witnessed the crash.
  • Police reports: These documents explain what the police found out about the crash.
  • Medical records: Records of injuries from the crash and what doctors did to help.
  • Vehicle check reports: These tell us about any damage to the vehicles and if there were any problems with them.

Losing a loved one due to the negligence of others is an unimaginable pain. At Ted Greve & Associates, we understand this and are committed to providing compassionate support and legal representation for families who have experienced this type of unexpected loss.

Our skilled attorneys are dedicated to seeking justice for your loved one while you focus on healing with your family. If you have lost a family member in an accident caused by negligence on the road, do not hesitate to reach out to us for a free case evaluation at (800) 693-7833. Let us help you get the closure and compensation you deserve. Contact us today to schedule a consultation with our team of dedicated legal guidance.