Apex, NC (August 13, 2021) – At 5:17 p.m. on the evening of Friday, August 13, a car crash with injuries occurred in Apex.
According to the Fuquay-Varina Fire Department, the accident happened at the intersection of Lake Wheeler Road and Optimist Farm Road. Two or more vehicles were traveling in the area when they entered the intersection at the same time. The vehicles involved in the accident forcefully collided, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the intersection for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Being injured in a car accident is a difficult thing to face but a reality that many have to face every single year. Hundreds of thousands of people are hurt as a result of car accidents throughout the state of North Carolina every single year. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, over 119,000 people were injured in these horrific accidents due to the outright reckless acts of others. Car accidents happen in many different areas but intersections are some of the most common. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the outright reckless acts of others. If you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault, you have options and should speak with an attorney that you can trust.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should be prepared to speak with an attorney after an accident. This is especially true if you have suffered from serious injuries such as spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, organ damage, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they land victims in the hospital and cause them to miss out on time in the workplace. Injured victims may be left feeling alone and confused after an accident that is not their fault. This is why victims should speak with a North Carolina car accident attorney as soon as possible following an accident. See our proven track record of success representing those injured in car accidents at www.riccilawnc.com.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident that is not your fault. We will stand by your side every step of the way as you navigate the legal system for the first time. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and so much more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can assist you.
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