Charlotte, NC (December 11, 2020) – Around 9:35 a.m. on the morning of Friday, December 11, a car crash with injuries occurred in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident took place at the intersection of Old Statesville Road and Lakeview Road. According to police, a vehicle struck another and then immediately fled the scene of the crash. Police did not say if they found the driver responsible for the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident to assist those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
The intersection was blocked in the area of the accident for a period of time.
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 due to the fact that drivers immediately flee the scene without checking on those involved. This means that the lives of those involved in these collisions could be severely risked. Some of the most common injuries that stem from North Carolina hit-and-run accidents include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, paralysis, and more. If you have been hurt in an accident and wonder where you can turn, you should speak with a legal advocate that you can trust.
North Carolina car accidents happen due to many different reasons. Hit-and-run drivers tend to flee the scene because they have engaged in some reckless act such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you are able to show that another party is liable for your accident, you can be successful as you move forward with your personal injury claim. It is important that you act quickly so that you can retain your rights.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here to assist you and your family as you navigate the legal system for the first time. If you have been hurt, you should never stand alone but should always have the help of an attorney who has handled these claims in the past. We will help you work toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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