Charlotte, NC (October 15, 2020) – Around 7:16 p.m. on Thursday, October 15, a car crash with injuries took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident occurred at the intersection of Milton Road and Oak Forest Drive when two vehicles collided with each other. Police believe that two vehicles collided after they entered the intersection at the same time. This led to extensive damages to both vehicles.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were present at the scene of the accident so that they could assist those with injuries. The victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The intersection was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident 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 people are seriously harmed in North Carolina car accidents every single year. These accidents happen in many different places but some of the most common are intersections. In the blink of an eye, your life could be forever altered due to an accident at an intersection that occurred due to the recklessness of another party. In just one year’s time, it is estimated that over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the recklessness of others. These accidents can typically be prevented but continue to occur due to the negligence of other parties who share our roads.
Many individuals do not know where they can turn after a North Carolina car accident that is not their fault. Intersection accidents are sometimes incredibly minor but, in other cases, they can be severe and life-altering. Some of the most common injuries that take place at North Carolina intersections include whiplash injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. These injuries can lead to hospitalizations and keep victims away from work, which can impact their lives in many ways. If you have suffered damages due to a North Carolina car accident, it is important that you have the assistance of a personal injury attorney by your side.
Because the aftermath of a car accident can affect your life in many ways, our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here for you. We understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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