Statesville, NC – Infant Killed, Toddler Hospitalized in Museum Road Crash

Statesville, NC (June 29, 2020) – A two-month-old baby was killed and two-year-old was hospitalized after a head-on crash in Statesville. The crash took place on Friday, June 26th around 5:15 p.m.

Authorities responded to the 1200 block of Museum Road shortly after the crash happened. According to a report, a male was driving a vehicle on Museum Road when he crossed the centerline and struck another car head-on. The two-month-old and two-year-old were inside the vehicle the crossed over the yellow line. The two-month-old died at the scene and the two-year-old was taken to the hospital in unknown condition. The male driver was hospitalized with critical injuries while the other driver was also transported with undisclosed injuries.

Police are investigating the crash but there is no word as to the cause at this time.

We extend our most sincere condolences to the family of the young child killed in this crash and our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families as we hope for their complete recovery.

North Carolina Car Accidents  Statesville, NC - Infant Killed, Toddler Hospitalized in Museum Road Crash

Many North Carolina car accidents can cause devastating outcomes, including the sudden loss of a loved one. When a child is killed in the crash, the circumstances become even more tragic. Having a young life cut short is one of the most tragic events that can happen for any family and we are saddened to hear of this accident.

If you have lost a loved one in a North Carolina car accident, it is important to understand your legal rights. Under our law, you could be entitled to file a wrongful death claim on behalf of your loved one. These claims can help bring you much-needed compensation to assist with the unexpected expenses related to your loss.

At Burton Law Firm, we are here for you at any time. North Carolina wrongful death lawyer Jason M. Burton has a passion for achieving justice for his clients. To speak with us at any time, please call (833) 623-0042.

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