Durham, NC (November 18, 2018) – Durham Police are still investigating a hit-and-run pedestrian accident that caused injuries between West Main Street and Buchanan Boulevard.
The accident took place this past week and the woman was found lying in the road around 6:30 in the morning. She was taken to the hospital with a variety of serious head injuries.
Police say that the driver continued onward after they struck the woman. At this time, there is no given description of the vehicle involved. Many neighbors spoke with police and said that crossing the road in that area has never been much of a problem. Police are searching for more information about the driver at this time and continue to investigate.
We would like to offer our sincere sympathies and heartfelt prayers to the woman who was injured in this serious accident. There is nothing quite as difficult to handle as an accident that leaves you with severe injuries and we want to stand by your side.
Pedestrian Accident in North Carolina
North Carolina is known for being one of the most dangerous states for pedestrians. In fact, pedestrians lose their lives 160 times in North Carolina every single year, putting them at the top of the list. As of now, the rate of pedestrian accidents is stable but North Carolina is working to reduce the likelihood of these accidents across the state.
Pedestrian accidents across our state are known to be one of the most devastatingly injurious types of collisions that people experience every day. At the Nye Law Group, we have made it our responsibility to assist those who have fallen victim to one of these reckless accidents due to other parties. Please do not hesitate to call us for more information on how we can help in your time of need at 912-200-5230.
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.