Lexington, NC (October 30, 2018) – Police say that a female was struck and killed in a pedestrian accident that happened in Lexington on Sunday, October 28.
The pedestrian has since been identified as 33-year-old Judeh Shade McPherson, who was in the southbound lane of Cotton Grove Road around 7:35 p.m. when she was struck. The driver of the vehicle that struck her was identified as 49-year-old Stephen Ellis.
McPherson was immediately transported to the Wake Forest Medical Center where she succumbed to her injuries at night. McPherson was local to the area where she was struck and it is believed that she was crossing the road to go to the store when she was struck.
Police are still investigating the accident to see how fast Ellis was traveling at the time and other circumstances that could have contributed to the accident. No charges have been filed as of now.
Lexington Pedestrian Accident
We would like to first extend our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Judeh McPherson at this time, as we understand just how difficult it can be to face a pedestrian accident that led to the death of a loved one. During these devastating times, you need an advocate on your side who will stand up for your rights and protect you at all costs.
The heartache that a pedestrian accident can leave with a family is a strong one. As a result of one of these accidents, you as a loved one might be struggling to come to terms with the many emotions that are prevalent in these accidents as well as the financial aspects that have yet to make sense to you. Luckily, you have help on your side when many aspects of your case begin to become a struggle. Contact us at the Nye Law Group to find out how we can help you every step of the way at (912) 200-5230.
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