An accident at the intersection of Louisburg and Perry Creek roads in Raleigh, North Carolina (NC), between unloaded logging truck and a bicycle took the life of 49-year-old Steven Jordan. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured in the crash, but he has been charged with failing to slow down to avoid hitting the bike rider and with misdemeanor death by vehicle.
The North Carolina Trucking Accident Lawyers' Perspective
One has to wonder about the decisions made by the truck druver. As North Carolina attorneys who have represented family members in wrongful death lawsuits, we know that few people struck by tractor-trailers escape severe or fatal injuries. The victim's family may wish to contact an experienced lawyer to discuss their options at this most difficult time.
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Our North Carolina personal injury law firm publishes a free guide to what to do if you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident.
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