Charlotte, NC (September 17, 2020) – Around 10 p.m. on Thursday night, September 17, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
The accident, according to officials, took place when multiple vehicles collided at the intersection of EWT Harris Boulevard and Rocky River Road. It is believed that the vehicles drove through the intersection at the same time. Police have not yet said who is to blame for the collision but all of the vehicles sustained damages.
Emergency responders including fire crews and paramedics were present at the scene of the accident. Though the extent of the injuries is not yet known, one or more victims were transported to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in car accidents in North Carolina every single year. In one recent year’s time, approximately 119,000 people are injured in car accidents in the entire state. These accidents can happen anywhere but one of the most common places is at intersections. If you have been injured in one of these accidents and wonder where you can turn, you have options. It is important that you seek the legal help of an attorney immediately.
Intersections are some of the most dangerous places on our roads. Though many people believe that only fender-benders happen in these areas, this is not always the case. In the blink of an eye, a victim could be severely injured in an intersection accident due to the recklessness of another party. Some of the most serious injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. If you have been injured in a North Carolina car accident, it is important that you speak with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our skilled and experienced accident attorneys are here to help you in your time of need after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how devastating an accident can be and the impact that it can have on your life both physically and financially. Our attorneys will assist you as you walk the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost income, therapy costs, and more. If you have been harmed and wonder where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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