Apex, NC (December 22, 2020) – On December 18, a serious hit-and-run accident took place on a major roadway in Apex.
According to police, 27-year-old Dale Taylor was driving his Cadillac headed southbound on NC-55. At the same time, a Ford Escape was making a left turn onto the highway from a parking lot at an ABC Store.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. The driver of the Ford, as well as his female passenger, were seriously injured and hospitalized. Taylor was also taken to the hospital with serious injuries but then fled the hospital and police could not find him.
Police have since confirmed that Taylor is facing charges of aggravated felony serious injury, driving while impaired, reckless driving, speeding, and more.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Hit-and-run collisions happen more commonly in the state of North Carolina than in many other states throughout the U.S. Every year, thousands of people are hospitalized due to these accidents. Being injured in an accident can have a huge impact on every aspect of your life, especially if the driver of your accident flees the scene. These accidents tend to lead to serious injuries due to the fact that a driver does not check on those who have been injured and they might not receive medical attention right off the bat. If you have been harmed in a hit-and-run crash, it is important that you seek the help of an attorney as soon as possible.
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Because of this, you should have the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney on your side. The aftermath of a car accident can be incredibly complex and life-altering in nature. If you have been hurt, you may wonder if you will be able to work toward justice and compensation in your case. It is important that you speak with an attorney immediately.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents throughout the state of North Carolina. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our help to you in your dire time of need. If you have been injured, you should always hold a responsible party liable for the harm that they have caused you. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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