Gastonia, NC (March 11, 2021) – On Wednesday night, March 10, a fatal moped hit-and-run accident took place on a major roadway in Gastonia.
According to Gaston County officials, the accident took place in the northbound lanes of US-321 when a passenger vehicle and a moped collided with one another. The moped was left with severe damages.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. Both people riding on the moped suffered severe trauma and were pronounced dead at the scene.
Due to the severity of the collision, the roadway was closed in the area of the accident for several hours.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.
Moped Accidents in North Carolina
Every year, hundreds of people are killed in accidents throughout the state of North Carolina. These fatalities stem from many different accidents but those involving vulnerable parties can occur in the blink of an eye. Moped accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents on our roads but, when they do occur, they tend to lead to some of the most extensive harm. Losing someone you love in a fatal crash might be one of the most difficult things that your family has ever endured, which is why you should seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
Nobody ever expects to lose a loved one in a fatal collision but this is something that happens to victims every year. As you and your family grieve the loss of your loved one, you may wonder how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you. You should never have to worry about these aspects on your own as you are dealing with the stressful aftermath of an accident. It is important that you seek the immediate help of a Charlotte wrongful death attorney who has your best interests in mind at this time.
Our North Carolina accident attorneys at Maurer Law will assist you every step of the way when it comes to your fatal claim. We understand how challenging a collision can be, especially one that has taken a loved one from you. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical bills, funeral costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. We are here for you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact a moped accident attorney in Charlotte at (844) 817-8058 to find out what we can do for you.
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