Charlotte, NC (October 13, 2020) – Around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday evening, October 13, a car accident with injuries took place in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Runnymede Lane and Selwyn Avenue when two vehicles collided with each other. It is believed that the vehicles collided after they entered the intersection at the same time. Both vehicles were damaged as a result of the collision.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the collision. They assisted those with injuries, though the extent of the injuries is not entirely known.
The intersection was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released 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
Millions of intersection accidents happen every year in the entire U.S. In fact, in just one recent year, it was estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places for accidents where some of the most horrific injuries take place. In fact, some of the most common injuries stemming from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. If you believe that you have been injured in an accident that is not your fault, you have options for recovery.
North Carolina car accidents happen due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. Being harmed in one of these accidents can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. The aftermath of a car accident can leave you with a variety of questions that you may not be able to answer. What deadlines will you have to meet? What evidence will you have to gather? You have many options and should always speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our skilled and resourceful accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are dedicated to assisting those in need after life-altering accidents. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after an accident, especially if you have suffered a wide array of damages both physically and financially. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation to cover aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. 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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