Clayton, NC (April 11, 2021) – At 5:47 p.m. on the evening of Saturday, April 10, a multi-vehicle collision occurred on a highway in Clayton.
According to police, the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of US-70 when multiple vehicles collided with one another. The accident led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were present at the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.
The roadway was blocked in several lanes for an extended period of time.
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
Highways are some of the most dangerous places on North Carolina roads. Hundreds of thousands of collisions occur in the entirety of North Carolina each year, with a large percentage taking place on highways. Some of the most common reasons for car accidents include driver distractions, drunk driving, speeding, and more. If you can prove that another party is to blame for your accident, you can successfully move forward with a claim. It is important that you seek the immediate help of an accident attorney in your time of need.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident can have a huge and lasting impact on every aspect of your life. This is especially true if you have suffered from life-altering injuries such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, fractures, organ damage, burns, and more. These injuries can cause you to spend time in the hospital and away from work, which can leave you feeling both helpless and alone. You should never have to struggle to come to terms with an accident on your own. If you have been hurt in an accident and you know that another party is at fault, you should never delay when it comes to speaking with a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
Our accident attorneys at Ricci Law Firm, PA have dedicated our lives to helping those injured in car accidents over the years. We understand how overwhelmed you may be feeling after an accident and offer our resources and knowledge to you. Our attorneys will help you work toward justice and compensation for a wide array of aspects. You should never have to stand alone during this time. Please contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 for more information on your legal options.
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