Salisbury, NC (October 13, 2020) – On Friday around 10 a.m., police confirmed that a rear-end accident involving an ambulance took place in Salisbury.
The accident, according to police, took place in an unidentified area of Salisbury. The crash took place at an intersection when an ambulance was waiting in the area and was rear-ended by a silver Chrysler.
The paramedic who was driving got out of the vehicle and spoke with the driver of the Chrysler. The paramedic confirmed that the driver agreed that he would pull over in a parking lot but, instead, he fled the scene of the accident.
The patient who was being transported by the paramedic reported back pain stemming from the collision. No other parties were injured.
A three-year-old child was in the other vehicle at the time of the accident and police confirmed that the vehicle smelled like marijuana. It is not known if any charges were brought.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Hit-and-run accidents are becoming more prevalent in the state of North Carolina each year. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down by a driver who chooses to flee the scene of an accident after it has taken place. There are many reasons why a driver would flee including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you can show that another party was engaged in reckless acts at the time of your accident, you have the right to seek compensation for a wide array of losses.
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