Fayetteville, NC – Fatal Car Accident Reported Friday on Raeford Rd.

Fayetteville, NC (February 19, 2021) – Police in Fayetteville responded to the scene of a fatal car accident on Friday night. The crash took place just before 9:00 p.m. on Raeford Road near the area of Ireland Drive and Montclair Road.

According to a report from the Fayetteville Police Department, two vehicles collided with one another on Raeford Road. After the initial impact, one of the cars then struck a utility pole. The driver of the vehicle that hit the utility pole died at the crash scene. That driver has not been identified at this time. There is no information on whether any other victims were injured as a result of the accident. The cause of the crash is not known and it is not clear whether any charges are expected to be filed.

An investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time. There is no additional information available.

We wish to offer our thoughts and condolences to the victim’s family following this tragic, fatal crash in Fayetteville.

Fatal Car Accidents in North Carolina  Fayetteville, NC - Fatal Car Accident Reported Friday on Raeford Rd.

The loss of a family member to a North Carolina car accident is one of the most destructive and devastating things that a person can experience. Tragically, over 1,400 people are killed in crashes throughout our state each year. Many of these victims will lose their lives simply because they are in the wrong place at the wrong time. Due to the prevalence of negligent drivers on our roadways, a serious or fatal accident can take place in an instant and can change your life forever.

If your loved one has been taken due to another driver’s negligence, you should seek to protect your legal rights as soon as possible. Under North Carolina law, the deceased victim’s next-of-kin may have the right to bring a wrongful death claim against the driver who was responsible for the accident. These claims seek compensation for payment of funeral and medical bills, loss of consortium, lost wages, punitive damages, and potentially more. While no amount of money can replace the loss of a loved one, the compensation that you receive can help you get through a tough time in which are you can be suddenly faced with many unexpected expenses.

At Burton Law Firm, we know what you are going through and we are here to help. From our office in Raleigh, we serve injured crash victims and their family members in areas throughout the state. Regardless of how or where the crash occurred, we will fight for you to recover the maximum compensation that the law allows. Since 2012, we have recovered more than 40 million dollars in compensation for our clients.

Our team is standing by to take your call at any time. We offer free consultations and case evaluations to all potential clients.  There is no fee upfront and you do not pay any money until we obtain a recovery on your behalf. To schedule your appointment with our firm, please reach out to us via the link on our website or give us a call at (833) 623-0042.

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