Charlotte, NC (December 1, 2020) – Around 3:25 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, December 1, a serious hit-and-run accident occurred in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident took place at the intersection of West Sugar Creek Road and Rolling Hill Drive when two vehicles collided with one another. One of the vehicles immediately fled the scene of the accident, leaving behind one damaged vehicle. Police did not say if they caught the party responsible for the accident.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
Police confirmed that the intersection was blocked in the area for an extended period of time as the scene was cleared.
No further details have been released. 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 are some of the most catastrophic accidents on our roads. This is due to the fact that, when a driver flees the scene of an accident, they are risking the lives of those who are left behind. A hit-and-run accident is an illegal act that leads to many serious injuries each year including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have suffered from serious injuries caused by a hit-and-run driver, you should always be prepared to speak with a knowledgeable legal advocate.
Many people are injured in North Carolina car accidents every single year. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, over 119,000 people were injured due to the negligence of others Being injured in a car accident can leave you with a variety of questions, from those involving the deadlines you have to meet in your claim to what you should say when you speak with the insurance company. It is important that you act quickly to retain your rights when it comes to your personal injury claim.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those who have been injured in serious car accidents. We believe that you should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay the bills that pile up against you after you have been harmed in a car accident. We are here for you when you need it the most. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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