Harmony, NC (September 24, 2020) – Around 1 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, September 24, a man was injured in a truck crash in Harmony.
According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the accident took place on Sandy Springs Road. A driver was headed west on the roadway when his vehicle collided with a logging truck alongside the road for unknown reasons.
Due to the severity of the accident, the unidentified driver had to be extricated from their vehicle by fire crews. He was then taken to a local hospital by a medical helicopter. Police confirmed that the victim was alert and speaking when they were present at the scene and is expected to make a full recovery.
The roadway was blocked in multiple lanes in the area until the police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Truck Accidents in North Carolina
Truck accidents are some of the most horrific accidents on our roads due to the fact that they involve some of the largest vehicles. In 2016, it was reported that approximately 14,000 truck accidents took place in the state of North Carolina due to the negligence of others. Truck drivers are known for being some of the safest drivers on our roads, which is why these accidents do not happen as commonly as other accidents on our roads. It is important that you have the help of an attorney by your side every step of the way.
Because truck accident claims are incredibly complex, it is imperative that victims have the help of an attorney by their side following a truck accident in North Carolina. Many people believe that truck drivers are always liable for these accidents but this is not the case. There are many other people who could be liable for these accidents as well, including trucking companies, cargo loaders, manufacturers, and many other related parties. If you have been harmed in a collision and believe that another party is to blame, you should always have an attorney by your side. See our proven track record of success representing injured clients in the state of North Carolina at https://www.riccilawnc.com/results/.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our resourceful attorneys are here for you after you have been harmed in a collision caused by another party. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after a collision and offer our help to you along the way. You should never have to worry about how you will afford to pay for a variety of aspects including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. If you have been harmed and wonder where you can turn in your time of need, you have many options along the way. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you at this time.
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