Charlotte, NC (October 8, 2020) – Around 9:35 p.m. on Thursday night, October 8, a hit-and-run crash with injuries took place on a roadway in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident happened at 2700 West Mallard Creek Church Road when two vehicles collided with one another for unknown reasons. One of the involved vehicles immediately fled the scene of the accident without stopping to check on those involved.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to assist at the scene of the accident. One or more parties who remained at the scene of the accident were taken to the hospital for treatment. The extent of their injuries is not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a significant amount of time. It is not known if the responsible party was located.
The investigation into the accident remains ongoing at this time.
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 hour of the day in North Carolina, some of which are more severe than others. Hundreds of thousands of crashes lead to injuries within the state every year, some of which involve hit-and-run drivers who flee the scene. When a driver flees the scene of an accident, they are breaking the law and risking the lives of those who are left behind. If you have been injured in a serious hit-and-run accident and know that another party is to blame, it is important that you have skilled legal help by your side.
North Carolina car accidents happen due to many reasons. When a driver flees the scene, they might be running because they were engaged in a reckless act when the accident took place. Some of these acts include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. If you have suffered losses as a result of a car accident, it is important that you seek the immediate help of a personal injury attorney. Having an attorney by your side can ensure that your questions are answered.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our dedicated and compassionate accident attorneys are here to assist you after you have been harmed in a hit-and-run accident. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down in an accident that was caused by another party. We will ensure that your rights are being protected as you work toward compensation for a wide array of aspects. We will stand by your side every step of the way. Please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you when you need it the most.
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