Raleigh, NC (October 24, 2023) – One person sustained fatal injuries as a result of an accident that took place near the North Carolina State University main campus on Tuesday, October 24.
The accident was reported by officials at around 3:00 p.m.
According to police reports, a total of four vehicles, including a white sedan, collided on Western Boulevard near Don Allen Drive. The incident blocked several eastbound lanes of the roadway near the college campus.
One person involved in the crash sustained fatal injuries. The victim was pronounced deceased. An unknown number of people were injured as a result of the crash. Authorities confirmed that the deceased victim was not a student at the college.
Investigations are currently underway by the Raleigh Police Department.
Our thoughts go out to everyone who has been affected by this fatal collision. We hope those who suffered injuries are able to recover quickly.
Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina
Fatal accidents occur far too often in our state. In fact, hundreds of people lose their lives annually. Far too often, fatal collisions are a result of drivers who are reckless and negligent. When drivers do not operate their vehicles safely, it can have devastating consequences for everyone in the area. Some common factors in fatal collisions across our state include:
- Inexperienced drivers
- Mechanical failures
- Reckless driving
- Passing stop signs
Regrettably, these actions often take the lives of innocent people nearby. After experiencing the loss of a loved one in a fatal collision, families have the ability to seek financial compensation from the person who caused the accident to occur. Some of the damages that you may be able to recover following the loss of a loved one include:
- Loss of consortium
- Funeral costs
- Burial Costs
- Property damage
- Medical expenses
- Legal fees
- Loss of earning capacity
Seeking legal guidance from a wrongful death lawyer as soon as possible is vital. Your attorney will be able to get started on building your case right away to ensure your family has the best chance of getting justice in holding the negligent party accountable.
At Ted Greve & Associates, P.A., our team remains dedicated to helping bereaved families get justice and hold negligent drivers accountable. Our seasoned personal injury lawyers will work tirelessly to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve for your losses. With over two decades of experience in handling wrongful death cases, you can rest assured knowing that our team will do everything in our power to ensure you are able to get justice. We are fully committed to providing each client we represent personalized and compassionate support throughout the legal process. If you or someone you know has been affected by a fatal car accident, please do not hesitate to reach out to our personal injury law firm for a free consultation at (800) 693-7833. Let our team protect you during this very difficult time.