Charlotte, NC (October 1, 2020) – Around 2:45 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, October 1, a hit-and-run accident took place in Charlotte.
According to authorities, the accident took place at 3167 West Arrowood Road when a vehicle struck another and then fled the scene of the accident. Police did not confirm if they found the driver responsible for striking the other vehicle.
The vehicle that was struck by the other one remained at the scene of the accident. It sustained severe damages as a result of the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the crash. They assisted those with injuries, though the full extent of the injuries is not yet known. Police have not confirmed how many parties were hospitalized.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident 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
Car accidents happen every single year due to the negligence of others in North Carolina, some of which are more severe than others. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 119,000 people were injured as a result of car accidents. This puts car accidents at the top of the list for reasons why victims are hospitalized every single year. Hit-and-run drivers flee the scene of an accident after it has taken place, which can risk others on our roads. It is essential that you speak with an attorney in your time of need after an accident that is not your fault.
North Carolina car accidents continue to occur on our roads every single year. If you have been injured in a car accident and believe that another party is to blame for your accident, you have the right to seek compensation against another party who has caused you harm. You likely have questions that only an attorney will be able to answer. What types of evidence should you gather when it comes to your claim? Will you have to meet deadlines in your case? What should you say to the insurance company? It is important that you act quickly and speak with a skilled personal injury attorney in North Carolina in your time of need.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our resourceful accident attorneys are here to help you through this challenging time in your life. We understand that there is nothing as overwhelming as facing the aftermath of a car accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward obtaining compensation to cover losses such as medical expenses, lost income, therapy costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina to find out how we can help you at (252) 777-2222.
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