Wilmington, NC (November 9, 2020) – Around 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning, November 9, a car crash occurred at an intersection in Wilmington.
According to officials, the accident took place when a pickup truck and an SUV collided at the intersection of Independence Boulevard and Canterbury Road. Due to the force of the collision, the SUV ran off the road and hit the First Baptist Church Activities Center sign.
A mother and toddler from one of the vehicles were the only two people injured as a result of the accident. They were transported to a local hospital for treatment, though they are expected to be okay.
Traffic was diverted for an extended period of time following the collision.
No further details have been released but the investigation into the accident 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
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents occur every year in the state of North Carolina. In one recent year’s time, in fact, over 119,000 people were injured as a result of these severe accidents. In the blink of an eye, your life could be severely impacted by a car accident that is not your fault. Many individuals suffer from serious injuries as a result of car accidents including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, and more. If you have been injured in a car accident and wonder what options you have, you should speak with a legal advocate who has your best interests in mind.
North Carolina car accidents happen due to many different reasons including driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you can show that another party is to blame for your accident, you can move forward with a claim. A personal injury attorney will be able to help you meet deadlines in your claim, as well as work with the insurance company and gather evidence that can be useful in your claim. You have options and should act quickly to retain your rights during this complex time. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at https://www.riccilawnc.com/results/.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our compassionate and resourceful accident attorneys are here to help you protect your rights after an accident that is not your fault. We understand that there is nothing as overwhelming as an accident that has been caused by another party’s negligence. We are here for you after you have been injured and will stand by your side every step of the way. Please do not hesitate to contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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