Durham, NC (March 19, 2021) – At 6:33 p.m. on the evening of Friday, March 19, a multi-vehicle crash took place on a highway in Durham.
According to officials, the accident took place in the eastbound lanes of I-40 around the area of mile marker 276. Two or more vehicles collided in the area, which led to extensive damages to the involved vehicles.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were called to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time until police cleared the scene.
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
Highways are dangerous areas on North Carolina roads and North Carolina is no stranger to this. Hundreds of thousands of people are injured in these accidents every single year. In fact, in just one recent year’s time, it is estimated that approximately 119,000 people were injured in car accidents throughout the state of North Carolina. These accidents happen in the blink of an eye when drivers are engaged in reckless acts including DRIVER DISTRACTIONS, intoxication, speeding, and more. If you have been hurt in an accident that is not your fault, it is important that you have the help of an accident attorney.
Being injured in a North Carolina car accident can turn your life upside-down. This is especially true if you have suffered from serious injuries including TBIs, broken bones, organ damage, burns, and more. These injuries are sometimes so severe that they can send a victim to the hospital and cause them to miss out on time at work. If you have been hurt in an accident, you may be feeling helpless and alone. It is imperative that you have the help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney as you move forward.
At Ricci Law Firm, PA, our accident attorneys have aggressively fought to protect the rights of those injured in North Carolina car accidents. We understand how overwhelming an accident can be and offer our assistance to you in your time of need. You have many options as you move forward with your claim and we will stand by your side along the way. 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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