Charlotte, NC (October 21, 2020) – Around 6:35 p.m. on Wednesday evening, October 21, a car accident with injuries occurred in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of East 7th Street and North Brevard Street when two vehicles collided. Police have not commented on the exact circumstances of the crash but it is believed that two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, causing the collision. Both of the vehicles involved were badly damaged as a result.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the collision. They assisted those with injuries, though it is not known how many were injured at this time.
The intersection was blocked for an extended period of time after the accident.
No further details have been provided but the investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads. Every year, thousands of serious accidents occur at intersections in the state of North Carolina. In just one year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, and speeding among other reasons. If you have been harmed in a car accident and wonder where you can turn, it is essential that you have the experienced help of an attorney by your side.
Intersections are heralded as being some of the most common places for car accidents in North Carolina. Some of the most common injuries resulting from car accidents at intersections include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. It is imperative that victims speak with a personal injury attorney in North Carolina as soon as possible, especially if they are unfamiliar with the many laws involved in accidents within the state. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, you should always have legal help from a skilled accident attorney who has handled these claims in the past.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here to help you through one of the most difficult times in your life. The aftermath of a car accident is not always an easy thing to face on your own and can be entirely complex and confusing. Luckily, our attorneys will aggressively fight to protect your rights after an accident that is not your fault. We will help you gain compensation for an array of aspects. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
Notes: Our team of writers uses a variety of outside and secondary sources to create these posts. These sources include news stories, police incident reports, social media platforms, state police news bulletins, as well as eyewitness accounts that report about the injuries related to accidents throughout North Carolina. For that reason, the details about this accident have not been independently confirmed or verified. If you identify any information that is not correct, please notify us as soon as possible so that we can correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available. If for any reason you would like the post to be removed, please let us know and we will remove the post as soon as possible.
Disclaimers: We have worked hard to become highly regarded members of the North Carolina business community. Ricci Law Firm, P.A. wants to create awareness about the dangers associated with driving and hope that our fellow North Carolinians will take all the steps necessary to avoid being involved in a serious wreck. This news post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is not intended to be legal or medical advice. The pictures used in this post are not taken at the accident scene.