Charlotte, NC (October 19, 2020) – Around 5:35 p.m. on Monday evening, October 19, a car crash with injuries took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident took place when two vehicles collided at the intersection of Black Kettle Drive and Old Ironside Drive. The accident allegedly took place when two vehicles collided at the intersection after entering at the same time.
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 with a variety of injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time until police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads in the state of North Carolina. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., it was reported that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Intersection-related accidents take place due to many different reasons including distracted driving, intoxication, speeding, drowsy driving, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident and believe that another party is to blame, you should always have legal help on your side.
Many individuals believe that intersection accidents are merely simple fender-benders. However, this is not always the case and many of these accidents lead to serious injuries. Some of the most common injuries that occur at intersections include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. Many of these injuries lead to hospitalization and even keep victims away from work. If you have been injured in a car accident in North Carolina, it is important that you always have the help of a personal injury attorney so that you can move forward in your time of need.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our skilled and resourceful accident attorneys are here to help you protect your rights after an accident that is not your fault. We will aggressively fight to assist you every step of the way through the legal process that may be unfamiliar to you. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. If you have been injured in a collision and believe that another party is to blame, please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information on your legal options.
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