Zebulon, NC (October 3, 2020) – State Highway Patrol officials confirmed that a car accident led to injuries in a police officer on Saturday morning, October 3.
Police confirmed that a Zebulon police officer was responding to a burglary when the accident took place. The officer was driving northbound on NC-96 when a 2019 Chevrolet Blazer pulled out in front of the officer’s cruiser.
The officer was not able to stop in time, causing his vehicle to collide with the Blazer in a T-bone accident.
Both drivers, as well as one passenger in the Blazer, were injured as a result of the accident. They were all taken to local hospitals and are expected to be okay.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a short period of time.
No further details have been released but 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
Car accidents happen every year in the state of North Carolina, with hundreds of thousands of these accidents happening to unsuspecting victims. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, over 119,000 people were injured as a result of these accidents due to the negligence of others. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that is not your fault. If you have been injured in a North Carolina car accident, it is important that you seek the immediate help of an accident attorney in your time of need.
The aftermath of a car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. There are many questions you may have that only a North Carolina car accident attorney will be able to answer. For instance, do you have to abide by a strict statute of limitations if you want to be successful in your claim? What types of evidence will you need to prove that another party is at fault for your accident? Will you have to appear in court or will your claim be settled? These are all questions that can leave you feeling anxious and unsure. It is important that you have a legal advocate when it comes to your personal injury claim.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our skilled and resourceful accident attorneys are here to help you protect your rights after you have been injured in a serious collision. Our attorneys will aggressively assist you and fight to help you every step of the way when it comes to your claim. We understand how difficult it can be to move forward after an accident that is not your fault and offer our support to you. If you have been injured and wonder where you can turn for the compensation you deserve, please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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