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.
The cause of a tragic North Carolina car accident has been linked to high speed and drinking while driving. The crash occurred in the early morning hours when the driver lost control of his vehicle while trying to negotiate a curve. The truck veered off of the road and flipped, ejecting one of the passengers. The driver deemed responsible for the car accident is now facing criminal charges including DWI, underage drinking and reckless driving.
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.
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 responsible for the deaths of three people has made a plea deal in her case. The car accident that led to the charges against her occurred three years ago when the woman was allegedly street racing. Three people were killed when her vehicle struck a Mercedes driven by a mother traveling with her 2-year-old daughter. The accused is believed to have been racing with another car; a 13-year-old passenger in that vehicle also died. It was not immediately clear if wrongful death actions have been commenced to seek monetary damages though our state court system as a result of the devastating tragedy.
A North Carolina soldier is facing criminal charges after a racing accident led to the death of a fellow soldier and another man. The 21-year-old has been charged with two counts of involuntary manslaughter and a single count of prearranged racing. Authorities believe that the car accident occurred while the two men were engaged in illegal car racing.
Anytime a pedestrian or anyone on any type of smaller motorized vehicle is in an accident, the injuries can be far worse than if two regular cars or trucks were involved. A Wilmington man has finally succumbed to his injuries after being involved in a deadly accident. The car accident happened while the man was at Carolina Beach. He was on a motor scooter when he was struck by a car. The man was apparently transported to the hospital after the crash, but passed away two days later.
A tragic accident in North Carolina has caused the death of a 33-year-old Raleigh man. He was attempting to assist a stalled motorist in the city of Barco when he was struck and killed by a pickup truck. In a strange twist, the stalled motorist is the one facing criminal charges after the death occurred.
A North Carolina man is on trial in Wilmington and facing several charges after causing a fatal car accident. A father and son had been training outdoors one spring morning when they were struck by the man's car. The driver was charged with two counts of felony death by motor vehicle, two counts of second-degree murder and other related charges. The tragic case highlights the potential car accident dangers of driving while under any type of impairment.