Charlotte, NC (September 23, 2020) – Around 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, September 23, a car accident took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
The accident, according to Charlotte officials, took place at the intersection of Fairview Road and Sharon Road when two vehicles collided for unknown reasons. It is believed that the accident occurred when the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time, leading to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident where they assisted those with injuries. The injured victims were hospitalized but their current conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
In one recent year’s time in North Carolina, approximately 119,000 people were injured in car accidents within the state. These accidents happen in many areas and for many different reasons. In one year’s time, millions of people are injured in intersection accidents. In fact, in just one recent year in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to the negligence of others. Being injured in a car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on your life. Because of this, it is essential that you speak with an accident attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Car accidents in North Carolina occur due to many different reasons. In the blink of an eye, your life could be forever risked due to a driver engaged in drunk driving, distracted driving, speeding, and many other actions. Many of the injuries that stem from these accidents land victims in the hospital and cause them to spend time away from work, which can impact their lives in many ways. If you have been harmed in a collision that is not your fault, it is important that you act quickly so that you can retain your legal rights during this challenging time. It is crucial that you seek the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Ricci Law Firm, our accident attorneys are here to assist you every step of the way when it comes to your personal injury claim. We understand how challenging it can be to face the aftermath of an accident on your own and extend a helping hand to you in your time of need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward obtaining compensation for your losses such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. You have options and should never have to stand alone as you navigate the complex legal system for the first time. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options you have moving forward in your time of need.
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