Complete Sampson County, NC accident reports and news.
Accidents in Sampson County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year
In Sampson 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 Sampson 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 Sampson 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 Sampson County personal injury attorney can help.
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Most recent accident reports
Two sent to hospital after car collides head on with dump truck on U.S. 13 in Sampson County, North Carolina
Russell Scott Kee, 54, and Kerry Gerald, 20, killed in wrong-way collision on Interstate 40 in Sampson County, North Carolina
Aaron Steve Inestroza, 16, dies after high-speed single-vehicle crash on Beulah Road near Clinton, North Carolina
Officer Brent Nelson Hall, 26, killed when police cruiser he was driving departs U.S. 701 Business/Northeast Boulevard and strikes multiple objects in Clinton, North Carolina
Norma Page Howard, 69, killed in car collision with log truck on U.S. Highway 421 in Sampson County, North Carolina
Karl Lamont Jones, 54, Melquiades Ramirez, 24, Luis Felipe Rocha Madrigal, 24, and Ricardo Ramirez, 21, dead; 2 seriously injured in pickup rollover on Highway 701 south of Garland, North Carolina
Two injured in car accident on highway 24 in Clinton, NC. One driver was transported to a local hospital and the other was flown to UNC Hospitals by helicopter.