Charlotte, NC (September 1, 2020) – Around 5:26 a.m. this morning, September 1, a serious car crash with injuries took place on a Charlotte highway.
Few details have been released at this time but it is believed that the collision took place when four vehicles forcefully collided on Governor James G. Martin Freeway (I-485) around the area of I-77 and Arrowood Road. Multiple vehicles had extensive front-end damage and debris was left scattered all over a portion of the highway.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident where they assisted those with injuries. The injured victims were taken to the hospital for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was entirely blocked in the area of the accident for some time as police worked to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Highways are some of the most dangerous places in all of North Carolina, accounting for a large percentage of accidents. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. Accidents that happen on our highways contribute to hundreds of thousands of injuries every single year. These accidents tend to involve more than one vehicle and can be incredibly damaging. Being injured in a car accident can impact your life in many ways and sometimes can make it challenging to get back on your feet. It is essential that you have the help of an attorney by your side.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a collision on their own. There are many challenges that you might face along the way including meeting the STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS that is required of you, working with the insurance company, and many other aspects that might be unfamiliar for you. Facing the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most complex and challenging things that you have ever done. With the help of a personal injury attorney by your side, you can move forward with your claim knowing that you are doing what is best for yourself.
Our knowledgeable accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here to protect your rights when you have been injured in a car accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling as you work toward compensation to cover aspects like medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. As you get back on your feet, it is important that you have an attorney by your side. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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