Madison, NC (September 7, 2020) – First responders were dispatched to the scene of an auto accident that caused injuries yesterday morning on a roadway in Madison.
At approximately 1:29 a.m. on the morning of September 6, it is believed that at least two vehicles collided on US-220 in Madison prompting an emergency response from local first responders.
Paramedics and police were called to assist at the scene of the wreck that is currently under investigation by local law enforcement officials.
Emergency medical personnel assisted those with injuries at the site of the crash, however, it is currently unclear how many people were hurt in the wreck. The severity and scope of their injuries also have yet to be determined.
No one involved in the accident has been identified at this time.
Closures were issued on US-220 in the area the crash took place for a period of time following the incident. First responders including police and paramedics worked at the accident site in order to render aid to those injured in the wreck and clear the crash from the roadway, which has since been reopened.
No further information has been publicly provided at this time.
Our thoughts are with those injured in the crash in hopes of a full and speedy recovery.
North Carolina Car Crashes
Auto accidents in North Carolina take place thousands of times per year, injuring thousands of people and taking the lives of approximately 1,000 people annually. In 2017, North Carolina saw a total of over 275,000 auto accidents take place. Of these accidents, more than 80,000 of them caused injuries. This is approximately 30% of the statewide accident rate. That same year, 1,396 people lost their lives due to fatal auto accidents in North Carolina.
Being involved in an auto accident is not only painful and frightening, but it can also take a toll on your mental health as well as your financial wellbeing, which then leads to increased stress and worry in your life. Depending on the circumstances of your crash, you could be entitled to significant financial compensation that can cover things like medical bills, mental health bills, funeral costs when applicable, and more.
In the event that you or someone you love was injured in a North Carolina auto accident caused by the negligence of another person, contacting a North Carolina personal injury attorney is in your best interest. You could be entitled to full and fair financial compensation for your incurred injuries and losses that followed your involvement in a crash caused by negligence.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our team of skilled and experienced North Carolina traffic accident attorneys have close to six decades of combined experience in successfully fighting for the rights of those wrongfully injured in negligently caused traffic accidents. We hold a firm belief that no one should ever have to pay for being injured by another person’s negligence, and we work diligently to uphold it. We assist our clients in recovering in every way possible after their injuries force them out of work for prolonged periods of time or potentially change their lives for the worst by not allowing them to enjoy activities they once did. We will negotiate with the insurance companies and get you the fairest compensation amount available for your injuries and losses. Contact our law firm today at (252) 777-2222 to speak with a reputable accident attorney regarding your own personal injury case and to get started on your own personal path to recovery.
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