Charlotte, NC (January 20, 2021) – At 6:20 p.m. on the evening of Wednesday, January 20, a car accident with injuries occurred in Charlotte.
Charlotte officials confirmed that the accident happened at the intersection of Ashley Road and Freedom Drive when two vehicles collided with one another. Few details have been released but it is believed that the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time. Both vehicles sustained severe damages.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene of the accident. One or more victims were injured and transported to the hospital for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area of the accident for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues at this time.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Intersections are known for being some of the most dangerous places in the entirety of the U.S. In just one recent year’s time, in fact, over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the negligence of others. Intersection accidents happen in the blink of an eye due to reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in a collision and believe that another party is to blame, you should always seek the help of an accident attorney.
Intersections are known for being dangerous areas and North Carolina is no stranger to these accidents. When a driver is too focused on their phone or they are speeding, a car accident could happen at an intersection within seconds. Before you know it, you could be faced with traumatic injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, burns, and more. These injuries can impact your life in many ways, which is why you should have a dedicated car accident attorney to help you with your North Carolina personal injury claim.
Our skilled attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA have dedicated their lives to helping those injured in serious car accidents. We understand how traumatic and distressing an accident can be. We believe that you should never have to worry about the stressful aftermath of an accident on your own. Our attorneys will help you work toward compensation for a wide array of financial aspects. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options you have.
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