Lawrence Co., AL – Truck Crash on AL-24 Takes Pedestrian’s Life
Lawrence Co., AL (December 8, 2023) – A crash reported in Lawrence County on Tuesday morning claimed the life of 23-year-old Curtis Robinson of Decatur, Alabama. The accident took place at around 5:50 a.m. on December 5.
According to reports provided by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), Robinson was struck by a truck on Alabama Highway 24 during the morning hours. Authorities arrived at the scene and shut down the highway near County Road 359, just five miles southwest of Trinity.
The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries due to the crash. He was pronounced deceased immediately at the scene by responding officers. At this time, the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency's Highway Patrol Division is investigating.
Our condolences go out to the family of Curtis Robinson.
Fatal Pedestrian Accidents in Alabama
Fatal pedestrian accidents in Alabama take the lives of countless people every year. In many cases, these accidents are completely preventable. We often see innocent people lose their lives as a result of crashes caused by the reckless actions of other motorists sharing the road. Regrettably, the vulnerable state of pedestrians means they are more likely to suffer severe and fatal injuries and accidents.
Losing a loved one can be incredibly difficult to deal with. Knowing that your loved one has died due to a car crash that was caused by the careless or reckless actions of another motorist can make the situation even more difficult. Unfortunately, fatal accidents often result in overwhelming financial consequences for families. Not only are families forced to deal with mental and emotional impacts, but they often face funeral costs, lost earnings, and more.
To help ease some of the stress and strains that your family faces during this difficult time, it is in your best interest to seek help from a Lawrence County wrongful death lawyer. An attorney will be able to help you build a case against the person who took the life of your loved one and hold them accountable for their actions.
At Cockrell, Cockrell, Ritchey & Ritchey LLP, our dedicated team of Alabama lawyers will handle all of the necessary legal work so your family can focus on healing and grieving. With our experience in personal injury cases and determination to fight for justice, we are committed to helping families seek the compensation they deserve after such a tragic loss. If you have suffered from a devastating loss, do not hesitate to reach out to our Alabama personal injury legal team by calling 205-349-2009 for compassionate support and guidance through this difficult journey. Let us be your advocates as we strive toward achieving the outcome that your family deserves.
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