Charlotte, NC (February 14, 2021) – At 5:00 p.m. on Sunday evening February 14th, a hit-and-run crash with injuries occurred at an intersection in Charlotte.
According to Charlotte officials, the accident happened at 6143 Fazenda Drive when two vehicles collided with one another. One of the vehicles immediately fled the scene, and it is not known if police were able to find the driver responsible for the crash. Paramedics and other local responders were dispatched to the scene to assist all those in need. One or more victims, who have not yet been identified, were hospitalized with unknown 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 currently remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Hit-and-Run Accidents in North Carolina
Hit-and-run accidents are some of the most severe accidents on North Carolina roads due to the fact that drivers flee the scene of the accident. In 2015, it was reported that approximately 737,000 hit-and-run accidents occurred in the entirety of the U.S. These accidents sometimes lead to catastrophic harm to those involved. Victims sometimes sustain life-altering injuries as a result of hit-and-run accidents. If you have been seriously harmed in a car accident due to the negligence of another party, it is important that you have an attorney by your side.
Speaking with a North Carolina car accident attorney is one of the best decisions that you can make when it comes to your personal injury claim. As you attempt to get back on your feet on a physical level, you may also wonder how you will move forward with your claim financially. An attorney will be able to help you hold a party liable for the harm that another party has caused you. It is imperative that you act immediately so that you do not miss out on any opportunities.
Our attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA are here to help you after you have been hurt in a collision that is not your fault. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and offer our assistance to you when you need it the most. We will help you determine if you are eligible for a wide array of financial aspects such as medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. 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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