Charlotte, NC (October 22, 2020) – Around 3:20 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, October 22, a hit-and-run accident with injuries occurred in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident occurred at the intersection of 5501 Executive Center Drive when two vehicles collided with each other for reasons that are not yet known. The vehicle that caused the accident immediately fled the scene of the collision. Police did not say if they were able to find the party responsible.
Paramedics were dispatched to the scene of the accident where they helped the injured victims in the second vehicle. Their injuries warranted hospital trips; however, their conditions are not yet known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area until the police were able to clear the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
North Carolina hit-and-run accidents are more common than we would like to imagine. These crimes can lead to serious penalties including 4 to 25 months in jail due to how severe hit-and-run accidents can truly be. Many of these accidents lead to serious injuries and hospitalizations each year due to the fact that the responsible driver immediately flees the scene of the accident after it occurs. Being injured in a North Carolina hit-and-run accident might be one of the most devastating things that you ever experienced. If you wonder where you can turn, it is essential that you have an attorney on your side.
North Carolina car accidents can be incredibly devastating, especially those involving a driver who flees the scene of an accident. Some of the most common injuries that stem from hit-and-run accidents include whiplash, fractures, organ damage, TBIs, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident, you may continuously wonder how you will afford to keep up with the bills that pile up against you during these devastating times. It is imperative that you have the help of an attorney who will help you every step of the way when it comes to your personal injury claim.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our skilled and dedicated North Carolina accident attorneys are here to help you through one of the most challenging times in your life. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that has left you with devastating injuries. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling and will help you work toward the compensation you deserve in your time of need. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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