Franklinton, NC (April 14, 2021) – At 5:13 p.m. on the evening of Wednesday, April 14, a car accident with injuries occurred on a roadway in Franklinton.
According to police, the accident occurred in the northbound lanes of US-1 when multiple vehicles collided with each other. The vehicles involved in the accident were left with severe damages.
Paramedics, fire crews, and numerous other responders were dispatched to the scene. One or more victims were taken to the hospital for treatment of their injuries, though their conditions are not yet known.
The roadway was blocked in the area for an extended period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in North Carolina
Hundreds of thousands of car accidents happen in the state of North Carolina every year. In just one recent year’s time, it was estimated that approximately 119,000 people were injured and hospitalized as a result of car accidents throughout the state. These accidents happen in many different areas but highways are some of the most common. Being injured in a highway-related accident can have a lasting impact on every aspect of your life. If you have been hurt in a collision and wonder where you can turn, you should always speak with an attorney who has your best interests in mind.
The aftermath of a North Carolina car accident can leave you feeling both helpless and alone. This is especially true if you have sustained severe injuries in a collision such as spinal cord injuries, TBIs, broken bones, paralysis, organ damage, and more. These injuries can land victims in the hospital and keep them out of the workplace for some time as they work on their recovery. If you have been hurt in a car accident caused by another party, you have a variety of options and should seek the dedicated help of a North Carolina personal injury attorney.
Because it can be difficult to face the aftermath of an accident on your own, our compassionate and knowledgeable attorneys at Ricci Law Firm Injury Lawyers, PA are here for you. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in the event of an accident. Our attorneys can assist you along the often-problematic path toward compensation for aspects such as medical expenses, lost wages, therapy costs, and more. Please do not hesitate to contact a North Carolina accident attorney at (252) 777-2222 for more information.
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