Goldsboro, NC (August 29, 2020) – Early this morning, police responded to a car accident that took place at an intersection in Goldsboro.
The accident, according to police, happened at the intersection of US-13 and Old Mount Olive Highway when two vehicles collided with one another. Police have not yet confirmed the circumstances leading up to the collision.
According to authorities, one of the passengers in a vehicle started to become belligerent toward EMS personnel and started to yell at them. The passenger became increasingly violent and had to be forcefully restrained by police at the scene.
Paramedics continued to assist at the scene and confirmed that three patients were transported to a local hospital for treatment of their injuries. All of the parties are expected to recover.
The vehicles involved were badly damaged and had to be removed from the scene by wreckers. The accident closed down a portion of the intersection for approximately one hour.
North Carolina Highway Patrol officials continue their investigation into the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents lead to hundreds of thousands of injuries every year in the state of North Carolina. In fact, in just one year’s time, approximately 119,000 people were hospitalized as a result of these serious collisions. Though these accidents are capable of happening anywhere in the state of North Carolina, intersections are among the most common places for these accidents. In one year, over 2.5 million intersection accidents occur due to the negligence of others. These accidents are usually preventable but continue to occur when drivers are not paying close attention to the roads around them. Luckily, injured victims have options for recovery.
Nobody should have to stand alone following a car accident that is not their fault. Facing the aftermath of a car accident can be an entirely stressful situation, especially if you are unfamiliar with how the North Carolina legal system works. If you have suffered an array of injuries and know that another party is to blame, it is important that you speak with a Car accident attorney in North Carolina as soon as possible. Find out more about our proven track record of success representing injured clients throughout North Carolina by visiting https://www.riccilawnc.com/results/.
The aftermath of a car accident can impact your life in many adverse ways, which is why our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here for you. We realize that there is nothing more overwhelming than facing the aftermath of a serious car accident by yourself, especially when you know that another party is at fault. We have years of experience helping those in need after they have suffered harm in a collision that is not their fault. You should have options available for you so that you can move forward in your time of need. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you in your time of need.
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