Durham, NC (December 13, 2020) – On Saturday night, December 13, a serious car accident that led to extensive damages took place on a Durham highway.
According to authorities, the accident took place on I-40 around the area of the NC-55 exit. Two vehicles collided with one another, identified as a sedan and a minivan. Due to the severity of the crash, the front half of the minivan was sheared off. The front of the minivan ended up on the side of the highway.
Paramedics and fire crews were immediately dispatched to the scene of the crash. One or more victims had injuries that have been reported as non-life-threatening. All parties are expected to be okay.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Highways are known for being some of the most dangerous places on our roads where some of the most extensive injuries occur every single year. In just one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were injured as a result of North Carolina car accidents. These accidents occur due to many different reasons including intoxication, speeding, distracted driving, and more. If you have been injured in an accident that is not your fault, it is essential that you seek the help of an attorney.
Being harmed as a result of a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in many ways. Some of the most serious injuries that result from car accidents include spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, paralysis, organ damage, and more. If you have suffered from any of these injuries, you likely have spent time in the hospital or even away from the workplace. It is crucial that you have a skilled North Carolina personal injury attorney on your side during these challenging times. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in North Carolina car accidents at https://www.riccilawnc.com/results/.
For years, our skilled and dedicated accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA have assisted those injured in serious car accidents. We are here to protect your rights and help you obtain compensation to cover aspects like medical expenses, lost income, therapy costs, pain and suffering, and so much more. If you have been hurt in a car accident, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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