According to the North Carolina Patrol, one person was killed in a big-rig truck accident Wednesday morning. The truck accident occurred at approximately 9:40 a.m. on Highway 258 south of Kinston.
According to the report, a big-rig truck rear-ended another big-rig, causing both trucks to catch on fire. One of the truck drivers died in the crash.
The name of the deceased driver has not been released. The cause of the fatal truck accident is under investigation.
Truck accidents often result in serious injuries or death, due to the size and impact of the trucks. The Raleigh, NC truck accident lawyers at Kelly & West represent individuals injured in and families of those killed in big-rig truck accidents.
To schedule a review of a possible truck accident claim, please contact us today. Call 1-800-936-3133 or send us an email and someone from our firm will be in touch with you shortly.
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