Catawba County, NC – Woman Hurt in Pedestrian Crash on Rifle Range Rd.

Catawba County, NC (July 4, 2020) – A woman was hurt after being involved in a pedestrian crash in Catawba County. The crash occurred on Thursday, July 2nd on Rifle Range Road.

The St. Stephens Fire Department was the first to respond to the scene. According to Fire Chief Shawn Greene, the female pedestrian was walking on Rifle Range Road when she was hit by a truck. The woman became trapped underneath the truck following the collision and had to be removed by rescue workers. She was then transported to a local hospital via ambulance. Her injuries are believed to be serious but not life-threatening. No other injuries were reported.

The Catawba County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash. No further details are available at this time.

Our thoughts go out to the injured pedestrian, we hope for her full recovery.

North Carolina Pedestrian Accidents  Catawba County, NC - Woman Hurt in Pedestrian Crash on Rifle Range Rd.

Pedestrian accidents take place every day in North Carolina. Pedestrians are among the most vulnerable individuals on the roadways. While we have crosswalks, marked intersections, and other indicators in place for pedestrian safety, many drivers fail to take proper precautions to share the roadway with pedestrians. This often results in crashes that can be both dangerous as well as deadly.

Pedestrians who have been injured in an accident should immediately speak to a skilled and qualified North Carolina pedestrian accident lawyer. At Burton Law Firm, North Carolina personal injury attorney Jason M. Burton has assisted numerous pedestrians who have been injured by careless drivers.

We offer free consultations to all potential clients. To speak with us, please call (833) 623-0042.

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Note: Burton Law Firm utilizes a variety of outside sources in the creation of these accident news posts. These sources include news bulletins, police reports, first-hand accounts, news stories, as well as additional outside sources. For this reason, the details surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our office or writing staff. If you find information that is not correct about an accident that we have written about, please contact our firm as soon as possible so that we can promptly correct the information. If you would prefer that we remove the story, contact us directly and we will make every effort to remove the story in a timely manner.

Disclaimer: Our team of personal injury lawyers at Burton Law Firm has taken pride in being active members of our local business community for more than 8 years. We are always striving to improve the quality of life for our community members and improve the overall safety and well being of all North Carolinians. We hope that by providing this information about the dangers of driving that we will bring added awareness and drivers will use increased caution when operating a motor vehicle. Our thoughts are with everyone who may have been affected by this incident. This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post should be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos in this post are not a depiction of the actual accident scene.

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