Charlotte, NC – Hit-and-Run at Russell Ave and Waddell St

Charlotte, NC (December 15, 2020) – Around 4:30 a.m. on the morning of Tuesday, December 15, a hit-and-run crash took place at a Charlotte intersection.

Though few details have been released concerning the accident, Charlotte officials confirmed that two vehicles initially collided at the intersection of Russell Avenue and Waddell Street. One of the vehicles fled the scene of the accident without checking on the other party. The vehicle that remained at the scene had extensive damages.

Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to help those in need. One or more victims in the vehicle that stayed at the scene were injured. The injured parties were taken to the hospital for treatment, though their conditions are not known.

Due to the severity of the accident, the intersection was blocked in multiple lanes for a period of time.

No further details have been released. The investigation continues.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in North Carolina

12/15 Charlotte, NC – Hit-and-Run at Russell Ave and Waddell StHit-and-run accidents are some of the most severe accidents on our roads every year. Out of the hundreds of thousands of people who are injured in accidents in the state of North Carolina, many of these collisions involve hit-and-run drivers every single year. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a car accident that is not your fault in North Carolina. If you believe that a hit-and-run driver is to blame for your collision, it is important that you seek the help of an attorney in your time of need.

The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in many ways, leaving you to feel both helpless and alone. You may wonder how you will obtain financial compensation as you work on your physical recovery. Speaking with a personal injury attorney can put your claim into perspective, especially if you need assistance because a hit-and-run driver caused your accident. You should always act quickly to retain your rights during these challenging times.

Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you after you have been seriously harmed due to a car accident. We understand how traumatic a collision can be and the impact that it can have on every aspect of your life. Our attorneys will help you obtain compensation to cover aspects like medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have been hurt in an accident and you are unsure about where you can turn, please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what we can do for you.

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