Complete Durham, NC accident reports and news.


Accidents in Durham result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Durham crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Durham accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Here are resources to help accident victims and their families after a Durham wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Durham Police Department;

Durham Fire & Rescue Department;

Durham County Sheriff’s Office;

North Carolina State Highway Patrol;

Durham major hospitals include Duke Regional Hospital;

Durham District Court;

Durham County Superior Court;

Durham real-time traffic report;

North Carolina State Insurance Commissioner site.

When someone is seriously injured or killed in an accident, it is important to get help from an experienced personal injury attorney. A good accident lawyer works with injured folks to get financial compensation for accidents and injuries including:

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, go here to learn more about how a Durham personal injury attorney can help.


Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Sun, 12/01/2013 Joseph Mewborn hit and killed by train Monday.
Sun, 06/11/2017 Car Accident 2 critically injured after car crashes on I-40 bridge in Durham, North Carolina
Tue, 01/18/2022 Car Accident Infant killed in reckless driving crash in Durham, North Carolina
Sun, 06/01/2014 Car Accident Juan Sanchez, 33, killed and Edward Frye Mitchell III, 24, injured in crash on Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway on June 2.
Sat, 02/19/2022 Car Accident Jeffrey Clemmons, 72, killed, four others injured in multi-vehicle crash on NC 54 near Interstate 40 in Durham, North Carolina
Sat, 05/21/2022 Car Accident Shaun Barrett, 42, in critical condition after crashing into seven vehicles stopped on Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard at Tower Boulevard in Durham, North Carolina
Thu, 03/27/2014 Car Accident Man critically injured, transported to hospital, after his car crashes into a stand of trees at high speed on East End Ave. in Durham.
Mon, 10/10/2022 Car Accident Andrea Ashmon, 55, killed in crash with tractor-trailer on Hillsborough Road in Durham, North Carolina
Mon, 03/24/2014 Car Accident John Michael Williams, 59, killed and Jimmy Allen, 25, Walter Allen, 30, and Michael Carter, 28, injured after a two-car, wrong-way crash on N.C. 147 in Durham, North Carolina
Fri, 02/02/2018 Car Accident One person killed and three injured in single-vehicle crash into tree off of Valleydale Drive in Durham, North Carolina
Thu, 12/26/2013 Car Accident Jorge Avalar, Andreas Avalar, killed in head-on crash with pickup on N.C. 98 near Coley Road in Durham, North Carolina
Sun, 01/15/2023 Car Accident Hit-and-run collision reported at University Drive and Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway in Durham, North Carolina
Thu, 07/05/2018 Car Accident One person killed in collision on North Duke Street in Durham, North Carolina
Mon, 08/25/2014 Car Accident Jeri Dee Quick, 4 years old, dies after being struck by car in Durham, North Carolina.
Tue, 01/24/2023 Car Accident Carlos Corona Cortes, 27, and Yessika Carapia-Madrigal, 21, killed in crash at East Cornwallis Road and Beechwood Drive in Durham, North Carolina