Charlotte, NC (January 15, 2021) – Around 5:46 p.m. on the evening of Friday, January 15, a tractor-trailer accident took place on a roadway in Charlotte.
According to police, the collision took place on Wilkinson Boulevard near the area of I-485. A FedEx truck and another vehicle attempted to split a lane at the same time, causing them to crash into one another. The vehicles sustained damages as a result.
Paramedics and local fire department crews were dispatched to the scene of the accident. One or more people were injured as a result of the accident, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time.
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.
Truck Accidents in North Carolina
Hundreds of thousands of truck accidents happen every year in the entirety of the U.S. In just one recent year’s time in the U.S., over 110,000 people were injured as a result of truck accidents. These accidents can be incredibly catastrophic due to the fact that they involve some of the largest vehicles on our roads. Being injured in a truck accident can turn your life upside-down, which is why you should have the help of an accident attorney on your side.
Being injured in a North Carolina truck accident might be one of the most difficult things that you have ever faced. As you work on your physical recovery, it may become apparent to you that truck accident claims can be relatively complex. If you have been injured in one of these accidents, you may wonder what regulations apply to your case and what parties could be liable for your claim. It is important that you seek the immediate help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney to help you.
At Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA, our dedicated and compassionate accident attorneys have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in serious truck accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelming a truck accident can be and how it can impact your life on physical, emotional, and financial levels. If you have suffered from injuries due to a truck accident that is not your fault, you have options moving forward. Please contact an accident attorney in North Carolina at (252) 777-2222 to find out how we can help you.
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