On October 20, 2009, authorities in Norfolk and Virginia Beach reported fatalities as a result of a truck striking a woman in Norfolk and a two-vehicle crash in Virginia Beach. In Norfolk, a Dominion Virginia Power truck struck a woman crossing Little Creek Road near Granby Street. The woman later died of her injuries at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. In Virginia Beach, a mother and her daughter died after being involved in a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Dam Neck Road and Corporate Landing Parkway. They were ejected from the car as it overturned several times. The daughter died at the scene, while the mother succumbed to her injuries after being taken to Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital. The Virginia Beach Police are still unclear as to who had the right-of-way.
Tragic accidents such as these are an unfortunate part of life. If you or a loved one has been involved in a serious auto or truck accident we can help. The attorneys at Pierce & Thornton have experience and expertise in representing families of those seriously injured or killed by the negligence of car or truck drivers. We can put together a team of qualified investigators and gather the information and data necessary to reconstruct the accident and determine who was at fault. Call today for an immediate consultation with one of our auto or truck accident attorneys.