Charlotte, NC (January 15, 2021) – Around 11:35 a.m. on the morning of Friday, January 15, a car accident with injuries occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident took place at the intersection of Derita Avenue and Gibbon Road. Few details have been released but police confirmed that two vehicles entered the intersection at the same time. The accident led to extensive damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene of the collision to help those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were hospitalized 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 continues.
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 state of North Carolina. In just one recent year’s time in the entirety of the U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents took place due to the reckless acts of others. Many intersection-related accidents occur every year due to reasons like distracted driving, drunk driving, speeding, fatigued driving, and more. If you have been hurt in a car accident, it is important that you seek the immediate help of an accident attorney.
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident can impact your life in many ways. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down and leave you feeling helpless. Speaking with an attorney can ensure that you meet all deadlines in your claim, as well as have the resources necessary to move forward. It is important that you act quickly so that you can retain your rights and speak with a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA have diligently assisted many injured victims throughout the years. We understand how traumatic a collision can be and offer our help to you when you need it the most. Our attorneys will help you navigate the legal system and work toward justice and compensation in your claim. If you have been hurt in a collision, you should never have to stand alone. Please do not hesitate to contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out what options are available for you.
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