Charlotte, NC (September 13, 2020) – This afternoon around 1:45 p.m., a car crash with injuries took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
Though few details have been released, the accident happened at the intersection of Barclay Downs Drive and Carnegie Boulevard when two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time. The accident led to extensive damages to the vehicles involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident where they assisted those with injuries. The injured victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
Police confirmed that the roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation continues.
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 occur every year in North Carolina due to the negligence of others. In one recent year, over 119,000 people were injured in these accidents and the rates tend to increase every single year. Though these accidents can happen in many different areas, intersections are among the most common. Being injured in a car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on your life, which is why it is imperative that you seek the help of an accident attorney in your time of need.
Many individuals suffer from serious injuries as a result of intersection accidents in North Carolina every year. The truth is, many of these accidents can be prevented when drivers are paying close attention to the roads around them. Intersections are dangerous due to the fact that distracted drivers may not be paying attention to other drivers on our roads and breeze through red lights, slamming into other vehicles. In the blink of an eye, your life could be forever altered due to an accident caused by another party. It is important that you speak with a North Carolina car accident attorney in your time of need following a collision.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our personal injury attorneys are here for you after an accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that was caused by the direct recklessness of another party. As you move forward, you may wonder how you will achieve the compensation you deserve for a wide array of aspects that continue to pile up against you. You have many rights and options under the law and should not have to stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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