Concord, NC (March 29, 2021) – Around 4 a.m. on Monday morning, March 29, a fatal pedestrian accident took place at an intersection in Concord.
According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Highway 49 and Zion Church Road. A pedestrian was crossing the roadway in the area when a vehicle traveling through the area struck them.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The pedestrian, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Because pedestrians have no protection from harm, they are more likely to lose their lives in the event of an accident than any other party. Hundreds of pedestrians are killed in accidents due to the reckless acts of others. In 2018, it was reported that approximately 102 pedestrians were killed in fatal accidents and many others were injured. Losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. If you have lost somebody closest to you in one of these accidents, it is crucial that you have legal help on your side.
Family members are sometimes left feeling helpless and alone after a fatal crash has taken somebody closest to them. As you grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to keep up with the bills that pile up against you. You should never have to stand alone as you deal with the stressful aftermath of a pedestrian accident. If you have lost somebody you love in a Charlotte pedestrian accident, you have a wide array of options. It is essential that you speak with a Charlotte wrongful death attorney in your time of need.
At Maurer Law, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have lost loved ones in North Carolina accidents. We believe that you have every right to hold a party liable for the harm that they have caused you and your family during these challenging times. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in Charlotte at (844) 817-8058 for the help you deserve.
Notes: Maurer Law has a team of writers who utilize outside, as well as, secondary sources in the creation of these accident news posts. Some of these sources include but are not limited to local and state news reports, local and state police reports and bulletins, various social media platforms, and first-hand accounts of the injury accidents that occur in North Carolina from eyewitnesses. Our team has not independently verified the facts and information relayed in this post. If you locate any information that is not correct, please contact our firm right away and we will change the story to reflect the most accurate information available. If you would prefer that the story be removed from our site, please let us know, and will do our best to accommodate you.
Disclaimers: Our firm writes these stories in an effort to alert drivers in North Carolina about the dangers associated with driving in hopes that they will take additional precautions when operating a motor vehicle to avoid being seriously injured in a similar accident. We do not write these posts as a solicitation for business. None of the information provided in these posts should be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photograph used in this post is not representative of the actual accident scene.