Charlotte, NC (November 25, 2020) – Around 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, November 25, a hit-and-run accident took place on a roadway in Charlotte.
Though few details have been released, it is believed that one vehicle ran into another at 1524 Teddington Drive and then immediately fled the scene of the accident. The vehicle that was left at the scene of the accident was badly damaged as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those with injuries. The extent of the injuries is not yet known but one or more victims were allegedly hospitalized.
Police have not yet confirmed if they were able to catch up with the responsible driver.
The roadway was blocked in the area until police were able to clear the scene.
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
Hit-and-run accidents have been increasing on our roads in North Carolina every year. In fact, thousands of hospitalizations result from hit-and-run accidents throughout the U.S. each year. These collisions occur when drivers flee the scene after an accident. This means that a responsible driver never stops to check on those involved in the crash, which could cause serious injuries and even fatalities to those involved. If you have been harmed due to one of these accidents, you should always have legal help on your side.
North Carolina car accidents end in significant harm and serious injuries every year. In fact, in just one year’s time, over 119,000 people were injured in North Carolina car accidents, with some of these accidents stemming from hit-and-run accidents. If you have been injured in one of these collisions, you may have spent time in the hospital or missed out on time at work as a result. It is important that you have the assistance of a North Carolina personal injury attorney moving forward.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our dedicated and compassionate accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in serious car accidents. We understand how overwhelming the aftermath of a collision can be and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information.
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