Charlotte, NC (January 12, 2021) – Around 3:35 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, January 12, a hit-and-run crash with injuries occurred in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident happened at 3530 Burkland Drive when two or more vehicles collided in the area. Police confirmed that one of the vehicles immediately fled the scene, leaving the others behind.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were immediately dispatched to the scene of the crash to help those with injuries. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were taken to the hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for some time until police cleared the scene. Police did not confirm if they found the driver responsible for the accident.
The investigation into the circumstances of the collision 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 collisions are some of the most severe accidents on our roads due to the fact that they involve drivers who flee the scene of the collision. In the blink of an eye, your life could be turned upside-down due to an accident that was caused by another party. Some of the reasons for these accidents include distracted driving, speeding, drunk driving, and more. If you believe that you have legal rights after a car accident, it is imperative that you speak with a dedicated attorney about your claim.
Being hurt in a North Carolina car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. If you have suffered from injuries caused by a collision, you likely have questions that only an attorney will be able to answer. For instance, what types of deadlines will you have to meet in your claim? What evidence will help you prove that another party is liable for your case? What should you say to the insurance adjuster involved in your case? These are questions you should always ask a personal injury attorney as soon as possible.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are dedicated to your claim and will help you move forward after a car crash that is not your fault. Speaking with an attorney can make your claim easier to handle. 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 for the help you deserve.
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