Charlotte, NC (October 20, 2020) – Around 7:45 p.m. on Tuesday, October 20, a car crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to authorities, the accident involved a hit-and-run driver. The crash occurred at the intersection of Albemarle Road and Lake Forest Road East when two vehicles collided with each other. One of the vehicles immediately fled the scene of the crash. The vehicles involved were badly damaged.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident to assist those with injuries. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for some time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen every year in the state of North Carolina. In one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were injured and hospitalized as a result of North Carolina car accidents. Though these accidents can happen virtually anywhere, one of the most popular places is at intersections. In just one year’s time in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. If you have suffered from injuries due to an accident, it is essential that you have the help of an attorney by your side.
Being injured in a car accident in North Carolina can affect your life in many ways. Some of the most common injuries that stem from intersection accidents include whiplash, TBIs, broken bones, and more. Many of these accidents cause victims to spend time in the hospital and miss out on time at work. If you have been injured in a car accident and wonder where you should turn, you should always have the help of a personal injury attorney on your side.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys in North Carolina are here for you in your time of need after an accident that is not your fault. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that was caused by another party. You have the right to seek compensation for a variety of aspects as you navigate the legal system. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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