Mebane, NC (September 26, 2020) – Around 4:30 p.m. on Friday afternoon, September 25, a multi-vehicle accident took place in Mebane.
According to police, the collision took place in the westbound lanes of I-40 when multiple vehicles collided with each other for reasons that are not yet known. One of the vehicles involved was seen in the area on its side between a divider and another vehicle.
Two people were pinned in the vehicle and had to be freed by the Graham Fire Department. The parties were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but 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 some of the most common places for car accidents in the entire state of North Carolina. These accidents are known for being some of the most severe due to the fact that drivers on our highways are typically traveling at high speeds when a collision occurs. In just one year’s time, over 119,000 people are injured in car accidents in the state of North Carolina, many of which will lead to hospitalizations. If you have been harmed in an accident that is not your fault, it is imperative that you speak with an accident attorney in your time of need.
Car accidents are some of the leading causes of hospitalizations within the entire state. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a driver who is not paying close attention to the roads. Car accidents happen due to many different reasons on our highways including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. These accidents send many victims to the hospital with injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, and more. If you have suffered injuries due to a car accident in North Carolina, you must be able to show that another party is to blame. It is important that you speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney in your time of need.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here to assist you after you have been injured in a car accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward obtaining compensation for losses such as medical expenses you have incurred, lost income from missing time at work, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and more. You have many options and should never have to stand alone during these difficult times. 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.
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