Charlotte, NC (November 2, 2020) – Around 6:19 p.m. on Friday, October 30, a two-car crash led to injuries at an intersection in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the crash occurred at the intersection of Woodlawn Road and Montford Drive. The vehicles were identified as a sedan and a pickup truck, which entered the intersection at the same time when they collided. The pickup truck struck the sedan from behind and suffered from extensive front-end damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to assist those with injuries. The injured victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was closed in numerous lanes. This led to extensive delays in the area for some 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
In one year’s time, hundreds of thousands of car accidents occur in the entire state of North Carolina due to the negligence of others. In one recent year, in fact, it was estimated that approximately 119,000 people were injured in collisions. Out of these accidents, a large percentage took place at intersections. Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads due to the fact that many collisions happen in these areas every year. It is important that you speak with an accident attorney in your time of need after an accident that is not your fault.
North Carolina car accidents happen due to many different reasons such as distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigue, and more. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye due to the negligence of others and tend to lead to serious injuries. Some of the most common injuries resulting from these accidents include spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have sustained any of these injuries, you may spend time in the hospital or away from the workplace as you get back on your feet. It is important that you have legal help on your side after a collision that is not your fault.
Our personal injury attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here for you after you have been harmed in an accident caused by another party. Our attorneys will stand by your side to help you through this difficult legal process. We will help you work toward compensation for aspects like medical expenses, lost income, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to help you through these difficult times.
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