Chapel Hill, NC (March 10, 2021) – Around 2:00 p.m. on Monday afternoon, March 8, a pedestrian accident took place at an intersection in Chapel Hill.
Officers with the Chapel Hill Police Department are investigating the incident, which occurred in the 400 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near Chapel Hill Town Hall. One person was transported to an area medical center via ambulance with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. The pedestrian has not been identified, and the events leading up to the accident are unclear.
The investigation is ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Pedestrian Accidents in North Carolina
Pedestrians are some of the most vulnerable parties on our roads who are prone to some of the worst harm in the event of an accident. Every year, hundreds of victims are killed and many others are injured as a result of pedestrian accidents. In just one recent year’s time, approximately 102 pedestrians were killed in the state of North Carolina due to the recklessness of others. If you have suffered enormous losses due to a pedestrian accident, it is imperative that you seek the help of an accident attorney.
Being injured in a North Carolina pedestrian accident might be one of the most life-altering things that you have ever experienced. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to a pedestrian accident that is not your fault. You may wonder how you will afford to keep up with the bills as you also focus on your physical recovery following an accident. It is important that you speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney as soon as possible so that you can move forward at this time.
Our dedicated and compassionate accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here to help you after you have been hurt in a pedestrian accident that is not your fault. We will aggressively fight to protect your rights after a serious collision, standing by your side every step of the way. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects like medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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