Charlotte, NC – One Person Killed in Fatal Collision on I-77

Charlotte, NC (November 20, 2020) – Around 4 a.m. on Thursday, November 19, one person was killed in a fatal collision in Charlotte.

According to police, the accident took place in the southbound lanes of I-77 around the area of Sunset Road. The exact circumstances of the accident are not yet known but it is believed that multiple vehicles collided in the area, leading to extensive damages.

Paramedics and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues at this time.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Fatal Accidents in North Carolina 

11.20 Charlotte, NC – One Person Killed in Fatal Collision on I-77Thousands of fatal crashes occur in the state of North Carolina every single year. In just 2017 alone, it was estimated that over 1,287 people were killed as a result of fatal accidents in the state. These accidents take place due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have lost someone you love in an accident, it is imperative that you have the help of an accident attorney on your side.

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Our attorneys at Maurer Law are here to help you through one of the most challenging times in your life. No amount of money can ever replace somebody whose life has been lost due to a fatal accident. However, it can help you come to terms with your accident on a financial level. If you have lost somebody you love in an accident, you have many options moving forward. It is important that you turn to the help of an accident attorney who has the resources to help you through this difficult time in your life. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (844) 817-8058 for more information on how we can assist you.

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