Charges have been filed in the death of a United States Marine who was killed in a car crash on May 4. Police say the officer, who was stationed here in North Carolina, was killed when his motorcycle was struck by another vehicle. The driver, a Newport resident, was arrested in connection with the car accident.
Tragedy struck a North Carolina community on April 27 when a woman transporting her 2-year-old daughter was killed in a crash. The car accident left her infant daughter injured and also injured the other driver. A police investigation is ongoing, but no charges have yet been filed in the incident.
A North Carolina man accused of drunk driving in a fatal crash in 2010 has made a plea in his case. The alleged drunk driving accident occurred when his vehicle crossed over the center line and collided with another vehicle being driving by a 23-year-old woman. The woman passed away at the crash scene, and the driver faced several criminal charges.
Some North Carolina families may have had their lives impacted by a drunk driving accident. Any time that someone chooses to get behind the wheel after consuming alcoholic beverages, it is possible that they could be involved in an accident that results in serious injuries or even a fatality. Victims of a drunk driving accident have legal rights available to them and may be able to seek compensation through the civil courts.
A dump truck driver is facing criminal charges in connection with a fatal accident in North Carolina. The driver turned left from a stopped position, directly into the path of an oncoming vehicle. A woman driving from the opposite direction tried to swerve left to avoid a collision but still struck the dump truck. The truck accident resulted in the woman's death and injuries to her two passengers.
A driver accused of causing a fatal car crash is facing at least one criminal charge in the case. The accident in North Carolina has led to the death of a 24-year-old man. DWI charges have since been leveled against the driver. The accident occurred at an intersection shortly after midnight when the victim's Mazda was hit by a Saturn.
A teenager may face criminal charges for his role in a car accident that caused the death of a nurse. An officer with the North Carolina Highway Patrol has stated charges against the teenager are still pending, but they have not divulged what the charges may be. The teenager was also injured in the car accident, but it is unknown if he is still receiving medical treatment.
A North Carolina man has been accused of driving drunk after being involved in a car accident that took the life of a pedestrian. The crash is currently being investigated, but the man has been arrested and is now facing drunk driving charges. Before being taken to jail, the man was transported to a local hospital to undergo a blood draw.
Any drunk driver is a hazard to others on North Carolina roads. An alleged drunk driver is accused of causing a deadly pedestrian accident recently in Charlotte, North Carolina. The accident occurred shortly before 4 a.m. on Dec. 7 when a pedestrian was out walking his dog. He was attempting to cross the road at an intersection when he was hit by a vehicle. The reportedly drunk driver stopped at the scene and tried to call 911.
A North Carolina woman is facing charges related to a car accident that resulted in the death of a Southport man this summer. The woman was recently arrested and charged with second-degree murder following the alleged drunk driving incident.