Benson, NC (April 23, 2021) – Around 8:13 a.m. on Friday morning, April 23, a car accident occurred on a highway in Benson.
According to police, the collision happened in the westbound lanes of I-40 around the area of mile marker 322. Two or more vehicles collided with one another in the area, which led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes for a 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
Every year, hundreds of thousands of serious car accidents occur in the state of North Carolina due to the reckless acts of others. In just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 119,000 people are injured in car accidents due to the reckless acts of others. These accidents happen due to many different reasons including distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident and believe that another party is to blame, you should speak with a dedicated attorney who has your best interests in mind.
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident can have a lasting impact on every aspect of your life. Many injured victims will have a variety of questions that they cannot answer on their own after an accident that is not their fault. For instance, what types of deadlines will you be required to meet when it comes to your case? What types of evidence are best for proving that another party is to blame for your collision? Will your claim be settled or will it make it all the way to trial? These are questions that you will be able to accurately answer with the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have skillfully helped many victims over the years. We understand how traumatic a collision can be and offer our help and resources in your time of need. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that you are on the right path toward compensation and results. If you have been hurt in a collision and wonder where you can turn, please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for more information.
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