Newcomer to North Carolina Killed in Crash: Driver May Face Charges

my carA man, who was in the process of moving to North Carolina, was killed in a one-vehicle accident.  The 38-year-old died at the scene of the accident along Route 17 near River Bend, which is in eastern North Carolina.

The man was a passenger in the vehicle, which was driven by a 43-year, of New Bern, NC, according to police.  The woman was allegedly speeding, when she ran from the road into a median and lost control of the vehicle.  The vehicle overturned several times, and landed on its roof in the southbound lane.

The man was ejected from the vehicle, and thereafter was airlifted to Vidant Medical Center.  Charges are pending against the woman.

If you or a loved one has been injured or killed in a vehicle collision, call the law offices of Reeves, Aiken & Hightower, LLP.  We can help you with your personal injury claim.  For a consultation, you can reach our Charlotte, North Carolina office at 704-499-9000.  Further, if you have been injured in South Carolina, you can reach our Baxter Village office in Fort Mill, South Carolina at 803-548-4444, or toll-free at 877-374-5999.