Charlotte, NC (November 13, 2018) – In Charlotte, one person was critically injured in a pedestrian accident after they were struck by a vehicle this evening, November 13.
The accident took place around 6:00 p.m. and Medics responded to the scene around the area of Sharon Road and Rutherford Drive. The patient was initially listed in critical condition but they later passed away due to severe trauma.
The roadway was closed down for quite some time. Drivers were asked to use the utmost of caution in the area. At this time, they continue to investigate the accident.
We would like to take a moment to extend our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of those who lost their loved one in this serious accident. We are always extremely saddened to hear about these types of accidents and hope that all parties are able to move forward with the comfort they deserve.
Pedestrian Accident in North Carolina
Every 2 hours, a pedestrian is killed in a traffic accident. In North Carolina, traffic fatalities involving pedestrians tend to happen every day. These serious accidents can be extremely devastating to those who have lost somebody closest to them unexpectedly. In North Carolina, research shows us that 11.2% of all traffic fatalities were pedestrian-related.
If you have lost somebody closest to you in a pedestrian accident due to the negligence of a driver, you might find that you are eligible for compensation in your claim to help you cover a wide variety of losses. You’ve been through enough and need somebody to help you through this time of grief in your life. Don’t ever feel as if you have to handle your claim alone. At the Nye Law Group, we want to apply our experience to your case and help you receive the results you deserve. Call us for more information at 912-200-5230 to find out what we can do for you.
Note: A variety of outside sources including news bulletins and police reports were used to create these posts and report on the injuries involved. Due to this, the details of these accidents have not been independently confirmed by our team and writing staff. In the event that false information is included in the story, please contact us immediately with the post’s title and the incorrect information, and we will correct the content.
Disclaimer: We at Nye Law Group pride ourselves as members of our local community and strive to improve the overall safety and wellbeing of everyone in our state. Our deepest condolences go out to those injured in these accidents, and we hope that by promoting an awareness of these dangers, our community can take the steps necessary to avoid them. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information provided should not be mistaken as medical or legal advice.