Charlotte, NC (February 17, 2021) – At 5 a.m. on Wednesday morning, February 17, a car accident with injuries took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to officials, the accident took place at the intersection of Freedom Drive and Lundy Lane. Few details have been released but police confirmed that two or more vehicles entered the intersection simultaneously, which led to the collision. This caused a variety of damages to the vehicles involved.
Numerous responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene of the crash. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released. 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
Millions of intersection-related accidents take place in the entirety of the U.S. every single year. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that over 2.5 million intersection accidents occurred due to reckless reasons. These accidents occur in the blink of an eye due to many different reasons including 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 be prepared to speak with a legal advocate.
When drivers are speeding or driving distracted, they could end up breezing through an intersection and causing a North Carolina car accident in the blink of an eye. North Carolina is no stranger to intersection accidents, which lead to serious injuries including whiplash, fractures, organ damage, paralysis, and more. If you have suffered from injuries as a result of a collision, you will likely have questions that you cannot answer on your own. This is why you should have a North Carolina personal injury attorney on your side.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have diligently assisted those injured in car accidents over the years. We believe that you should never have to stand alone after an accident that is not your fault. Our attorneys will provide you with the resources necessary to move forward with your claim, as well as answer any questions you have along the way. We are here for you when you need us the most. Please do not hesitate to contact a North Carolina accident attorney for more information on your options at (252) 777-2222.
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