Charlotte, NC (January 22, 2021) – At 10:20 p.m. on the night of Friday, January 22, a hit-and-run accident took place at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to officials, the accident occurred at the intersection of Oakdale Road and Sunset Road. Few details have been released but police confirmed that the accident happened when two vehicles collided, one of which fled the scene. Police did not confirm if they caught the driver responsible for the accident.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the accident to assist those in need. One or more victims were injured, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for some time until police were able to clear the scene.
No further details have been released. The investigation continues.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Hit-and-run accidents account for a large percentage of collisions that happen throughout the state of North Carolina every year. These accidents take place in the blink of an eye when drivers engage in reckless acts and then flee the scene of the accident. If you have been hurt in a North Carolina hit-and-run accident, you may be feeling both helpless and alone as you navigate the legal system for the first time. It is crucial that you seek the help of an accident attorney in your time of need.
Nobody is ever fully prepared to face the aftermath of a North Carolina car accident on their own. When these collisions happen, however, you will have to face this reality and figure out how you will pay the bills that pile up against you. Having a personal injury attorney on your side can help you meet deadlines in your case, as well as gather evidence that can be useful in proving that another party is liable for your accident. It is important that you act quickly so that you can retain your rights.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in serious car accidents in the state of North Carolina. We understand how devastating it can be to face the aftermath of a car accident, especially when the driver did not remain at the scene and risked your well-being. It is important that you have an attorney on your side every step of the way in your claim. 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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