Charlotte, NC (December 20, 2020) – Around 12:55 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, December 20, a hit-and-run crash took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Idlewild Road and Cedarwild Road when two vehicles collided. Police stated that one of the vehicles immediately fled the scene of the accident without stopping. It is not known if the responsible party was located by police.
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 remained at the scene were injured and hospitalized. Their conditions are not known at this time.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation 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 severe accidents on our roads but they continue to happen every year. These accidents occur when drivers flee the scene of a collision after it takes place. The unfortunate reality about hit-and-run accidents is that they can be prevented but continue to occur due to reckless drivers engaged in acts such as distracted driving, speeding, intoxication, DROWSY DRIVING, and many other aspects. If you have been injured and you wonder where you can turn, you should always be prepared to speak with a North Carolina accident attorney who has your best interests in mind.
North Carolina car accidents lead to many serious injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, and more. These injuries can easily land victims in the hospital or cause them to miss out on time at work. As such, you may wonder how you will be able to move forward on a financial level during these challenging times in your life. You should always seek assistance when it comes to your claim. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in North Carolina car accidents at https://www.riccilawnc.com/results/.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here for you after you have been hurt in a hit-and-run accident that is not your fault. We believe that you should not have to stand alone after you have suffered from injuries in a car accident. Our attorneys will help you seek compensation for a wide array of aspects during these complex times. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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