Charlotte, NC (September 17, 2020) – Around 7:50 p.m. on Thursday, September 17, a car crash with injuries took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Tryon Street and Periwinkle Hill Avenue for reasons that are not entirely known. The accident allegedly occurred when two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time. Both vehicles were badly damaged as a result.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene of the accident. One or more victims were taken to the hospital to be treated for their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for a 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
Intersections are some of the most dangerous places on our roads. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured every single year in the state of North Carolina. Some of the most common injuries that result from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, organ damage, burns, and more. You have many options after an accident that is not your fault.
Many serious North Carolina car accidents happen at intersections every single year. These collisions happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and many other aspects. You may have many questions about your claim along the way. What types of evidence should you gather as you attempt to prove your claim? Will you have to abide by the statute of limitations in your claim? You have options and should always speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney in your time of need.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. You may be feeling confused and overwhelmed during this time but there are many options available for you. You have the option to seek compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. Please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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