Complete Lee County, NC accident reports and news.
Accidents in Lee County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year
In Lee 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 Lee 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 Lee 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 Lee County personal injury attorney can help.
Accident Reports by city
Most recent accident reports
Jessica Kuk and Kristina Smith, 6, killed in car crash into pond off of Cedar Lane Road in Sanford, North Carolina
Jennafer Schark, 13, and Kyle Straight, 16, killed, and Steven Daniels, 14, critically injured in pedestrian collision with hit-and-run driver on U.S. Highway 421 in Broadway, North Carolina
Angela Corder, 49, killed, and two people injured in head-on car crash on N.C. Highway 42 in Lee County, North Carolina
Thomas Ray and Elinito Saustegui killed in 2-pickup crash on U.S. 421 near Broadway, North Carolina; motorcyclist crashes while avoiding wreck
According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, Thomas Ray of Bunnlevel was westbound in a GMC truck when he collided with an eastbound Ford driven by Elinito Saustegui of Sanford on U.S.
David William Riddle, 55, and William Smith Jr., 72, killed in three-vehicle car crash on U.S. Highway 15/501 near Sanford, North Carolina
Two men died following a three-vehicle collision Wednesday morning on U.S. Highway 15/501 near the Chatham-Lee county line. David William Riddle, 55, died Wednesday evening at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill. He was a passenger in a Honda Civic that was rear-ended by a Buick.