Durham, NC (September 27, 2020) – Early this morning, a serious motorcycle crash took place in Durham that led to injuries.
Durham Police confirmed that the collision occurred at the intersection of Angier Avenue and Pleasant Drive. The driver of a Honda Accord was traveling west on Angier and trying to make a turn when they struck a motorcycle.
The driver of the Honda failed to yield the right-of-way to the motorcyclist. They fled the scene of the accident after stopping only for a brief moment.
The motorcyclist was identified as Juan Lopez of Morrisville, who was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Durham Police are still looking for the driver responsible for the accident.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in North Carolina
Motorcycle collisions are some of the most severe accidents on our roads every single year. Many people are hospitalized as a result of these accidents when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. In one recent year, it was also determined that approximately 160 people were killed as a result of North Carolina motorcycle accidents. If you have suffered injuries as a result of a motorcycle accident and you know that another party is to blame, it is important that you act quickly to retain your rights and seek the help of a legal advocate in your time of need.
Suffering injuries in a North Carolina motorcycle accident might be one of the most challenging things that you have ever endured. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down as you face time in the hospital working on your recovery, as well as time away from work. Nothing is more difficult than the reality of bills piling up that you may not be able to afford on your own. It is important that you speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney who is willing to help you through these difficult times as you move forward.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have suffered excruciating losses as a result of a motorcycle accident. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling and want to stand by your side so that you are not alone in your time of need. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for a wide array of losses during these challenging times. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn, please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 for more information.
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