Raleigh, NC (November 9, 2020) – On Monday night, November 9, a head-on collision with injuries occurred near an intersection in Raleigh.
According to police, the accident took place on Ridge Road near the area of Lake Boone Trail. Police confirmed that one vehicle crossed over the centerline, where it struck a vehicle headed in the opposite direction. The vehicles were identified as a sedan and a pickup truck, both of which sustained severe damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene of the accident. One person had to be extricated from their vehicle and was taken to the hospital with injuries. The extent of their injuries is not entirely known.
Due to the severity of the crash, the roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation into the accident continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Approximately 2.5% of car accidents in the U.S. every year are head-on collisions. Though this may seem like a low percentage, it is important to note that about 10% of these accidents lead to fatalities, and many more cause injuries. HEAD-ON COLLISIONS are some of the most forceful accidents on our roads, which means that they are capable of causing some of the most immense harm in the event of an accident. If you have suffered injuries as a result of a head-on collision, it is imperative that you have the help of an attorney.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident might be one of the most challenging aspects you have ever faced. It is normal to feel lost and confused following a collision, especially if you have never dealt with one in the past and are unsure about where you can turn. An attorney will be able to help you meet deadlines that are expected of you, as well as gather evidence that you can use to hold a party liable in your time of need. You should always have a knowledgeable legal advocate by your side to help when it comes to your Georgia personal injury claim.
Because the aftermath of an accident can affect you in many ways, our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here for you. We understand how traumatic an accident can be and offer our assistance to you as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you hold a party liable for an array of aspects including medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, therapy costs, and so much more. We are here for you when you need us the most. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information on how we can help you.
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