Charlotte, NC (November 18, 2020) – Around 3:45 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18, a car accident occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Old Dowd Road and Sam Wilson Road. The accident happened when two or more vehicles collided with each other after they entered the intersection at the same time. The accident led to extensive delays to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
The investigation into the circumstances of 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, millions of intersection-related accidents occur in the entire U.S. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to the negligence of others. A percentage of these accidents occur in North Carolina every year due to reasons including speeding, distracted driving, drunk driving, and more. If you can show that another party’s negligence led up to your accident, you can move forward on a financial level.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident on their own. Unfortunately, this is a reality for hundreds of thousands of victims every year. You may have a wide array of questions after a car accident that was caused by another party. For instance, what deadlines will you have to meet when it comes to your claim? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to court? What evidence is best for proving your claim? These are all aspects that a North Carolina personal injury attorney will be able to assist you with.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to assisting those injured in North Carolina car accidents. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after a collision that was caused by another party. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects such as medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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