Charlotte, NC (August 25, 2020) – Around 10:35 p.m. tonight, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to authorities, the collision took place at the intersection of Statesville Road and Milhaven Lane when two vehicles collided with one another. It is believed that the vehicles entered the intersection around the same time, which caused them to collide. The vehicles both sustained severe damages due to the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident and assisted those with injuries. The injured victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries, though their current conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes at the intersection for an extended period of time. Police were able to quickly clear the road.
No further details have been released. Police continue their investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Every day, serious car accidents take place due to the negligence of others in the state of North Carolina. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. Especially at intersections, car accidents take place in the blink of an eye when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads before them. In one recent year, approximately 119,000 people were injured in crashes that took place due to reckless reasons in the state of North Carolina. Many victims will be hospitalized and even spend time away from work, which can have a huge and negative impact on their lives. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, you should always seek the help of an accident attorney.
Statistics over the past few years have shown that North Carolina car accidents are always increasing. As more and more drivers hit the roads and fail to abide by the rules of the roads around them, these accidents continue to happen and cause serious results. Many individuals will face medical bills, miss time at work, and many other damages that continue to pile up after a collision. As you are working on your recovery and the vast amount of healing you will endure, you should never have to worry about these aspects. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, it is important that you speak with a North Carolina car accident attorney.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PC, we are always here to help victims or their families as they move forward with a North Carolina personal injury claim. We understand that there is nothing more overwhelming than an accident and we are here to help you by providing you with the resources that you need. If you have sustained injuries and you wonder what damages are available for you, your first step is to seek an attorney who will assist you. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina for advice during these difficult times at (252) 777-2222.
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