Charlotte, NC (August 26, 2020) – Around 2 p.m. this afternoon, police responded to the scene of a serious car accident with injuries at a Charlotte intersection.
Though few details have been released regarding the collision, police have confirmed that the crash took place at the intersection of Statesville Road and Sunset Road. The crash happened when two vehicles enter the intersection simultaneously when they suddenly collided with one another for reasons that are still being investigated. According to witnesses, the damages to both vehicles was extensive.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were present at the scene of the accident to assist those with injuries. The injured victims were immediately rushed to the hospital for treatment, though it is not yet known how many were injured or what their current conditions are.
The roadway was blocked for an extensive period of time in the area.
No further details have been released but the investigation is currently ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
The aftermath of a car accident is a reality that hundreds of thousands of people have to experience every single year. Nobody gets in their vehicle knowing that they will be involved in one of these severe accidents but, unfortunately, this is the truth for far too many victims. In fact, in just one year’s time in the state of North Carolina, approximately 119,000 people are injured as a result of these serious and life-altering collisions. Many people are unsure of where they can turn when they have been injured in a car accident. As the bills pile up, you may be feeling lost and confused about where you can turn. Because of this, it is important that you have a legal advocate on your side who can assist you.
Many things will change in your life when you have been injured. For one, you may receive extensive bills for time spent in the hospital. Secondly, you might not be able to work for some time until you have recovered from your injuries as much as possible. On top of that, you may have to work with insurance companies for the first time or collect evidence in a way that was never familiar to you. Because of this, you should have a legal advocate on your side who has gone through this process with many others. Speaking with a North Carolina car accident attorney is one of the best decisions you can make for your claim. You can find out more about how we have helped many with their North Carolina personal injury claims.
At www.riccilawnc.com, our skilled attorneys are here to help you through this challenging time in your life. The aftermath of a car accident can leave you feeling helpless and we believe that you should never stand alone during these challenging times. You have options and we will help you every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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