Burgaw, NC (April 26, 2021) – On Sunday night, April 25, a multi-vehicle collision with injuries took place on a highway in Raleigh.
According to officials with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-40 around the area of Exit 408. One driver was speeding in the area when they struck a pickup truck carrying a trailer. A vehicle on the trailer flipped and struck a third car.
Paramedics and local fire crews were dispatched to the scene to help those with injuries. A total of four victims were taken to the hospital for treatment but they are expected to fully recover.
One driver was cited for failing to reduce their speed.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Car accidents are one of the leading causes of hospitalizations throughout the state of North Carolina. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people are injured in these car accidents that happen due to many different reasons. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and fatigued driving. If you have been injured in a car accident and believe that another party is at fault for your accident, you have options and should seek the help of an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident can be a difficult time in your life. This is especially true if you have suffered from life-altering injuries including spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, paralysis, burns, and more. These injuries are likely to land you in the hospital and keep you out of the workplace for some time as you focus on your recovery. If you have been hurt in a car accident, you should be prepared to speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind. You should never delay when it comes to your North Carolina personal injury claim.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here for you after you have been hurt in a car accident that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming a collision can be on physical, emotional, and financial levels. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 for the help you deserve.
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