Complete Halifax County, NC accident reports and news.
Accidents in Halifax County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year
In Halifax County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.
When an accident happens in Halifax County, it is important to do the following immediately:
- Remain at the crash scene;
- Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
- Call the police;
- Exchange information with other drivers;
- Get contact information from witnesses;
- Inform your insurance company;
- Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
- Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
- Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.
An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.
After a Halifax County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.
Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.
Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential personal injury claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about how a Halifax County injury lawyer can help.
Accident Reports by city
Most recent accident reports
Jacques Dickens, 27, Ta'Nautica McDowell, 17, London McDowell, 1, and Jamal Sherrod, 27, killed in crash on NC Highway 125 in Halifax County, North Carolina
One person killed in wrong-way collision with semi truck on Interstate 95 near Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina
40 injured when Amtrak train derails after colliding with tractor trailer with driver John Devin Black, 43, at the intersection of U.S. Highway 301 and N.C. Highway 903 in Halifax County, North Carolina
Around 12:15 p.m. Amtrak Carolinian Train 80 struck a tractor trailer that was on the tracks of a train crossing at the intersection of U.S. Highway 301 and N.C.